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Eid-el-Fitri: Federal Government Declares May 25 & 26 as Public Holidays

The Federal Government has declared Monday and Tuesday of next week, as public holidays to mark the Eid-el-Fitri celebration.

That would be May 25 and 26.

The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola made this known on Thursday.

He advised “Nigerians to see themselves as a single entity and learn to tolerate one another despite their ethnic and religious differences”.

He called on Muslim faithful “to replicate the life of kindness, love, tolerance, peace and good neighbourliness as exemplified by the Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAW)”.

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