FG announces October 10 as holiday to celebrate Eid-el-Maulud
Mr Aregbesola congratulated all Muslims both at home and in the diaspora for witnessing the celebration.
The Federal Government has declared October 10 as public holiday to mark Eid-el-Maulud celebration in commemoration of the birth of the Holy Prophet Muhammad.
The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Shuaib Belgore, made this known in a statement on Thursday in Abuja.
According to him, the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, who made the declaration on behalf of the federal government, congratulated all Muslims both at home and in the diaspora for witnessing the celebration.