FG Declare Public Holiday For Eid-El-Kabir.
The Federal Government has declared Monday, 12th and Tuesday 13th August as public holidays to mark the 2019 Eid-el-Kabir celebration.
This was confirmed in a statement released by the Director of Press and Public Relations in the Ministry of Interior, Mr Mohammed Manga, on Tuesday, on behalf of the Permanent Secretary, Mrs Georgina Ehuriah.
The permanent secretary congratulated the Muslim faithful on the occasion. She called on all Nigerians to use the period of this year’s celebration to embrace the virtues of love, humility, peace and sacrifice as exemplified by the Holy Prophet Mohammed (Pbuh).
Ehuriah urged Nigerians to shun any form of disruptive tendencies and join hands with the Federal Government to build a peaceful, strong and united Nigeria.
She reaffirmed the determination of President Muhammadu Buhari administration to protect the lives and properties of Nigerians. She said that security agencies under the Ministry have been directed to ensure the provision of adequate security, before, during and after the celebrations.
The Permanent Secretary restated the government’s desire for all Nigerians to live a life of sacrifice, charity and love for one another.
Eid Mubarak! To all our esteemed readers…
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