FG Declares Monday, Tuesday Public Holidays For Eid-ul-Adha Celebration

Hon. Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo, Minister of Interior


The Federal Government on Friday declared Monday 17th, and Tuesday 18th June 2024 as public holidays to celebrate this year’s Eid-ul-Adha.


This was contained in a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary in the ministry, Dr Aishetu Gogo Ndayako on behalf of the Minister of Interior, Dr. Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo .


Ndayako in the statement said the minister convened the felicitation of President Bola Tinubu’s administration to all Muslims at home and in the Diaspora on this important Islamic celebration.


Tunji-Ojo called on the Ummah to continue to imbibe the spirit of peace, kindness and sacrifice, as exemplified by Prophet Ibrahim (Peace be upon Him) and to also use the period to pray for unity, prosperity and the stability of our country.


“The Minister assured that the Administration of President Bola Ahmed Tinubu GCFR is committed to safeguarding the  lives and property of all Nigerians.


“While wishing the Muslim Ummah a happy Eid-ul- Adha celebration, the Minister advised all Nigerians to take responsibility in the resolve to hand over a prosperous Nigeria to our children”, the statement added.

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