FG declares Monday public holiday

FG declares Monday public holiday
April 28 22:25 2016

The Federal Government has
 declared Monday, May 2, as
 public holiday to commemorate 
the 2016 Workers’ Day
Celebration.

Abdulrahman Dambazau, Minister
of Interior, made the declaration
in a statement signed by the
Permanent Secretary of the
ministry, Bassey Akpanyung, on
 Thursday in Abuja.

The minister congratulated
Nigerian workers for their
resilience, hard work and
commitment to the change mantra
of President Muhammadu Buhari
despite current challenges.

He enjoined them to continue to
support the president in his desire
to fight corruption, ensure
security of lives and property and
stabilise the economy through
creation of jobs and
diversification of the economy.

Mr. Dambazau further urged
Nigerian Workers to re-dedicate
themselves to the service of the
nation and remain productive for
the growth and development of
the country.
The minister wished all Nigerian
workers a joyful and peaceful
celebration.

(NAN)