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FG Declares July 30, 31 As Public Holiday To Mark

The Federal Government has declared Thursday, July 30 and Friday, July 31 as public holidays to mark this year’s Eid-el-Kabir Celebration. This was disclosed in a statement issued on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Georgina Ehuriah. According to the statement, the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, congratulated Muslim faithful […]

FG Declares May 1 As Public Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Friday, May 1, 2020 as public holiday to mark this year’s International Workers’ Day Celebration. This was announced by the Federal government through the Minister of Interior, Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola. According to a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Barrister Georgina Ehuriah, Aregbesola commended Nigerian workers for […]

FG Grants Amnesty To 2,600 Prisoners

No fewer than 2,600 inmates were on Thursday granted amnesty by the Federal Government in a bid to decongest prison facilities in the country. The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, who disclosed this at a conference at the headquarters of the Nigerian Correctional Service in Abuja, stated that the affected inmates include inmates that are […]

FG Declares Friday, Monday Easter Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Friday, April 10 and Monday, April 13, 2020 as public holidays to mark the Easter celebration. The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, said this in a statement through the Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Georgina Ehuriah. Aregbesola urged Christians in the country to emulate the outstanding characteristics of Jesus Christ […]

FG Launches Visa On Arrival Policy

The new visa policy which allows travellers to visit Nigeria without visas and only commence the process of obtaining visa upon arrival into the country was launched by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja The policy was presented in the presence of the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola and the Comptroller General of […]