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  1. Samguine

    No public holiday on June 12, says FG – Punch Newspapers

    The Federal Government on Friday announced that there will be no public holiday on June 12, 2018. Contrary to speculations, the government.... Read more via Punch Newspapers – https://ift.tt/2LybTcx Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Benue declares May 22 public holiday to mourn murdered priests – PM NEWS Nigeria

    The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has declared Tuesday, May 22, work free day to honour the two catholic priests who were recently killed with 17 worshippers in Mbalom, Gwer East Local Government Area of the state. The post Benue declares May 22 public holiday to mourn … Read more via...
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    Politics Kogi People Have Entered ‘One Chance’ – PDP Reacts to Public Holiday on Buhari’s Return

    The Kogi State People’s Democratic Party, PDP, has described as an aberration, the public holiday declared by the government in honor of the return of President Mohammadu Buhari. The party in a statement, signed by Achadu Dicson, Director Research and Documentation, lamented that while it is...
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    Metro Id-El-Fitr : FG Declares Monday, Tuesday Public Holiday

    The federal government has declared Monday June 26 and and Tuesday June 27 as public holidays. The two day holiday said will enable Nigerians mark the 2017 Id-El Fitr celebration.
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    Politics Oyo, ogun Declare June 12 Public Holiday

    Oyo and Ogun State Governments have declared Monday, June 12, 2017 as work-free day in the state. Secretary to the Oyo State Government, Mr. Olalekan Alli in a statement made available to journalists on Friday said Governor Abiola Ajimobi approved Monday as work-free day to commemorate the...
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    Metro Kano Declares Tuesday, Oct 4 Public Holiday

    Kano state government has declared Tuesday, October 4th as Public Holiday to mark the beginning of the new Islamic calendar 1438 A.H. The Islamic New Year is on the first day of Muharram, the first month in the lunar Islamic calendar. The state government had on Friday, 30th September...
  7. RemmyAlex

    Politics FG Declares Monday Public Holiday For Independence Day Celebration

    The Federal Government has declared Monday, October 3, as Public Holiday to mark Nigeria’s 56th Independence Anniversary. This was contained in a statement signed by the Acting Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Alhaji Muhammadu Maccido on Thursday in Abuja. “The Minister of...
  8. RemmyAlex

    Metro Eid-el-Kabir: FG Declares Monday, Tuesday Public Holidays

    The Federal Government has declared Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 12 and Sept.13 as public holidays to mark the Eid-el-Kabir. The Minister of Interior, Retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government in a statement signed by the acting Permanent...
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    Metro Sultan Has No Right To Declare Public Holiday – Christian Elders Issue Statement

    A coalition of 22 Christian groups in Nigeria led by National Christian Elders Forum (NCEF), yesterday, said the declaration of September 12 as public holiday in commemoration of Eid-El-Kabir celebration by the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, was the height of impunity. A...
  10. RemmyAlex

    Metro Eid-el Fitri: FG Extends Public Holidays till Thursday July 7th

    The Federal Government has extended the public holidays for the Eid-el-fitr celebration to Thursday July 7th July, 2016. A statement from the office Minister of Interior Abdulrahman Dambazau which was signed by the Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Bassey Okon Akpanyung and released today...
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    Metro FG Declares Tuesday, Wednesday As Public Holidays To Celebrate Eid-el-Fitri

    The Federal Government has declared July 5 and 6, 2016 as public holidays to mark Eid-el-Fitri Celebrations. Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd.), the Minister of Interior made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, on Thursday in Abuja. He urged all Muslim faithful and...
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    Metro FG Declares Monday, May 30 As Public Holiday

    The Federal Government has declared Monday, May 30 as a public holiday to celebrate the 2016 Democracy Day. Retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, the Minister of Interior made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government on Wednesday in Abuja. A statement signed by the Permanent...
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    Politics Rivers: Governor Wike Declares January 27 Annual Public Holiday

    The Rivers State Government has approved January 27 every year as a public holiday to mark the validation of the election of Nyesom Wike as the governor of the State, Guardian reports. The Supreme Court delivered her judgment upholding Wike’s election on January 27, 2016. “Every January 27...
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