Nigerian govt declares December 25, 26, January 1 public holidays

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The Nigerian government has declared December 25 and 26 as well as January 1 as public holidays.

The holidays are to celebrate the Christmas and New Year.

The announcement of the holidays was made in a statement by the Permanent Secretary in the Interior Ministry, Abubakar Magaji.


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  • Wale

    24th too should be a holiday. There are more Islamic national holidays than Christian day offs. Not fair! For Mohammed’s birthday we had 3 days off. Jan 1 doesn’t count. We are constantly being short changed. Soon we would have had enough of this shit.

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