Nigeria declares Tuesday and Wednesday as Eid-Al-Adha holiday


The Nigerian Government has declared Tuesday 21st and Wednesday 22nd August as Public Holidays to mark the 2018 Eid-Al-Adha celebration.

The Minister of Interior, Lieutenant General Abdulrahman Dambazau made the declaration on behalf of the Nigerian Government.

Embrace the virtues of love
He enjoined ”Nigerians to use the period to embrace the virtues of love and sacrifice for the unity and development of the nation.”

Dambazau called on Nigerians both at home and abroad to support the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari in its determination to ensuring a peaceful and united nation.

The Minister wishes Nigerians Happy Eid-El-Adha celebration.


Lateefah Ibrahim