State Govt Declares Friday Public Holiday

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To commemorate this year’s Eid-el-Fitr celebrations in Jigawa, the state government has declared Friday, May 14 as a work-free day.

This was announced in a statement signed on Thursday in Dutse by Alhaji Isma’il Ibrahim, Public Relations Officer, Office of the State Head of the Civil Service, Alhaji Hussaini Kila.

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On behalf of Gov. Muhammad Badaru, Kila congratulated the Muslim Ummah on the Eid-el-Fitr celebrations, according to Ibrahim.

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He went on to say that the head of the civil service encouraged civil servants and the general public to take advantage of the time to pray for the state’s unity, prosperity, and economic transformation.

“All public servants and the entire people of the state are expected to pray to Almighty Allah for continued security and guidance of our leaders, unity, the economic stability of the state and Nigeria as a whole, and to be law-abiding citizens during the occasion.

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“Kila also urged them to always demonstrate good Ramadan values for the advancement of humanity, as well as reflect and live their lives in accordance with the teachings of Islam and the practises of Prophet Muhammad (SAW),” according to the PRO.

Ejes Gist Nigeria report, that the Federal Government had previously designated Wednesday and Thursday as public holidays to commemorate Eid-el-Fitr.

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