Abuja - The Federal Government has declared Friday 17th and Monday 20th July as public holidays to mark the Eid-El-Fitri Sallah celebration, reports Punch.
The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Abubakar Magaji, made the declaration on Tuesday in Abuja on behalf of the government.
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He enjoined all Muslim faithful in particular and Nigerians in general to extend the spiritual benefits of Ramadan, which include love, peace and sacrifice for the development of the nation.
While wishing Nigerians a happy celebration, the Permanent Secretary also urged them to support the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari.
Read more at Punch.
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