22 October, 2012
Federal Government declares Thursday and Friday Public Holiday
The Federal Government has declared Thursday and Friday as public holidays to mark the 2012 Eid El-kabir celebrations.
Minister of Interior, Abba Moro who announced this in Abuja on Monday, called on Nigerians to imbibe and emulate the worthy tenets of Islam as practiced by the holy Prophet Mohammad.
A statement by the Permanent Secretary,ministry of interior, Mrs. Daniel Nwaobia quoted Moro as urging the citizens to pray for peace and prosperity of the nation.