Nigerians to Get Monday Off to Celebrate Independence

The federal government has declared Monday, October 2, a public holiday to commemorate the 57th anniversary of the country's independence.



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  • Nigeria:   Nigeria At Fifty Seven

    Guardian, 29 September 2017

    Genuine, practical and enduring independence is seldom predicated on a single factor. Independence is a continuum and a state of existence which manifests the attainment of a… Read more »

  • Nigeria:   Govt Declares Monday, Oct. 2, Public Holiday

    Guardian, 28 September 2017

    The Federal Government has declared Monday, October, 2, 2017 public holiday to commemorate Nigeria's 57th Independence anniversary. Read more »

  • Nigeria:   Kaduna Govt Assures Residents of Safety Ahead of October 1

    Premium Times, 28 September 2017

    The Kaduna state government has assured residents of its readiness to sanction any person or group spreading rumours that could destabilise the peaceful co-existence of the people… Read more »