FG Announces June 17, 18 as Public Holidays for Eid-ul-Adha

The Federal Government has announced that Monday, June 17, and Tuesday, June 18, 2024, will be public holidays to celebrate Eid-ul-Adha.

The announcement was made by the Minister of Interior, Dr. Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo, who extended his congratulations to all Muslims in Nigeria and abroad on this significant occasion.

Dr. Tunji-Ojo encouraged the Muslim community to continue embodying the values of peace, kindness, and sacrifice as exemplified by Prophet Ibrahim (Peace be upon Him).

He also urged them to use this period to pray for the unity, prosperity, and stability of Nigeria.

The Minister reaffirmed President Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s administration’s commitment to ensuring the safety and security of all Nigerians.

He also wished the Muslim community a joyous Eid-ul-Adha celebration and called on all citizens to contribute to building a prosperous future for Nigeria.

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