COMMUNITY GIST HAVE YOU HEARD SOCIETY GIST FEDERAL GOVERNMENT DECLARES 20TH AND 21ST PUBLIC HOLIDAYS By Admin Posted on July 16, 2021 48 second read 0 0 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin On the occasion, he congratulated Muslims in Nigeria and around the world. By Adeniyi Onaara To commemorate this year’s Eid-el-Kabir festival, the Federal Government has proclaimed Tuesday, July 20 and Wednesday, July 21, 2021 as public holidays. On behalf of the Federal Government, Interior Minister Rauf Aregbesola made the announcement on Thursday. On the occasion, he congratulated Muslims in Nigeria and around the world. Dr. Shuaib Belgore, the ministry’s Permanent Secretary, issued a statement in Abuja urging Nigerians to obey COVID-19 protocols during the celebration.