The Federal Government has declared Monday, May 25th, and Tuesday,
May 26th, as public holidays to mark the Eldi Fitri Celebration.
Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, made the declaration on
behalf of the Federal Government in Abuja. Aregbesola congratulated
all Muslim faithful for the successful completion of the Ramadan fast.
A statement by the Director of Press in the Ministry, Mohammed Manga,
quoted Aregbesola as calling on Muslim faithful to replicate the life
of kindness, love, tolerance, peace and good neighborliness as
exemplified by the Holy Prophet Muhammad.