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Eid-El-Fitr: FG approves Thursday as additional public holiday 



Tunji Ojo

The Federal Government has approved Thursday as an additional public holiday to celebrate this year’s Eid-El-Fitr.


This was contained in a statement issued on Tuesday by Dr Aishetu Gogo Ndayako, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior.


“The Honourable Minister of Interior, Dr Olubunmi Tunji Ojo, while congratulating the muslim Ummah for a successful completion of a month of spiritual rejuvenation, reiterates President Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s (GCFR) firm commitment to providing a safe and prosperous Nigeria for all to thrive”, the statement added.



The government had earlier announced Tuesday and Wednesday for the celebration of the Eid-El-Fitr.