Abuja - The Federal Government has announced that January 1, 2016 will be a public holiday, Vanguard has reported.
The declaration was made on behalf of Interior Minister Abdulrahman Dambazua.
The Federal Government called on all Nigerians, regardless of background, to exhibit love, joy and co-exist peacefully.
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The public holiday will mark the celebration of a new year.
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