Federal Government declares next Monday Public Holiday to mark Eid-ul-Mawlid

Federal Government has declared Monday as Public Holiday to mark this year’s Eid-ul-Mawlid Celebration in commemoration of the birth of the Holy Prophet Muhammad.

Minister of Interior, Mr. Ogbeni Aregbesola, who made this declaration in a statement on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulates all Muslims both at home and in the Diaspora for witnessing this year’s occasion.

The Minister, while calling for a stop to all divisive tendencies across the country, urged Nigerians to embrace the virtues of hard work and peaceful disposition to fellow humans, irrespective of faith, ideology, social class and ethnicity to build a better society.