Federal Government declares Friday, Monday public holidays

Written by on April 20, 2023

The Federal Government has declared Friday, April 21 and Monday, April 24 as public holidays to mark this year’s EIdil-Fitr Celebration.

Royal Times reports that The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, made the declaration on behalf of the Government.

Aregbesola, in a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Dr Shuaib Belgore, congratulated all Muslims for the successful completion of the holy month of Ramadan.

He called on them to imbibe and practice the virtues of kindness, love, tolerance, peace, self-denial, sacrifice and good neighborliness, as exemplified by the Holy Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon Him).

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