July 5th and 6th, 2016 have been declared public Holidays by the Federal Government to mark Eid-el Fitri Celebrations.
This announcement was made by the minister of Interior, Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd.) through the Permanent Secretary, Bassey Akpanyung in a statement today in Abuja.
He urged all faithful Muslims to extend the spiritual benefits of Ramadan, which are love, peace and justice to their daily living and through this contribute to the development of the nation.
He wished Nigerians a peaceful celebration and urged them to support President Muhammadu Buhari’s determination to bequeath to the nation an enduring political legacy.