The Federal Government has declared Monday,
December 12th, 2016 as public holiday to mark
the Eid-el Maulud celebration.
This was disclosed by the Minister of Interior, Lt.
Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd.) in a
statement signed by the acting Permanent
Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Alhaji Muhammadu
The Minister called on all Muslim faithfuls and
Nigerians in general to cooperate and join hands
with President Muhammadu Buhari, towards
building a strong, united and peaceful nation.
He equally urged all Nigerians to use the occasion
to pray for peace across the nation.