In order to mark and celebrate democracy day, the federal government declared June 12 as a public holiday.
The declaration was made by the Minister of
Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, made this known on representing the Federal Government.
The statement was signed by the Permanent Secretary in Minister of Interior; George Ehuriah, quoted Aregbesola as congratulating Nigerians for the entrenchment of democratic rule in the country.
The Minister uses the medium to encourage all citizen and measures should be taken into consideration.
Nigerians to continue to cherish the selfless efforts made to attain democracy”.
He reassured “Nigerians of the Federal Government’s commitment to battling the scourge of COVID-19 with the cooperation of all Nigerians”.