FG Announces Date For Christmas, Boxing Day and New Year Celebrations

The Federal
Government of Nigeria has declared Monday 26th, Tuesday 27th December, 2016 and
Monday 2nd January, 2017 as Public Holidays to mark the Christmas, Boxing Day
and New Year Celebrations respectively.

The
Minister of Interior Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau made the declaration on
behalf of the Federal Government in a statement signed by the Acting Permanent
Secretary of the ministry, Alhaji Muhammadu Maccido today. Happy holidays Nigerians!