May Day: FG Declares Tuesday Public Holiday

May Day: FG Declares Tuesday Public Holiday

Eniola Awokoya

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, May 1, 2018 as a public holiday to celebrate the 2018 Workers’ Day.

The Minister of Interior, Lt Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd.) disclosed this in Abuja on Friday.

The Minister congratulated Nigerian workers on their loyalty, strength of character, hard work, sacrifice and dedication to building a greater Nigeria.

In a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary in the ministry, Dr. M. Umar, the Minister appreciated “the central role workers play in government activities and decisions, and for keeping faith with the present administration in its resolve to build a better Nigeria.”

He solicited the continuous support of Nigerian workers in government’s effort to re-position the economy and uphold the shared legacy of all Nigerians.

“The minister wishes all Nigerian workers a successful May Day celebration,” the statement said.

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