• FG declares Monday, Tuesday public holidays for Eid-el-Kabir celebrations

    FG declares Monday, Tuesday public holidays for Eid-el-Kabir celebrations

    The Federal Government has declared Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 12 and Sept.13 as public holidays to mark the Eid-el-Kabir.

    The Minister of Interior, Retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government in a statement signed by the acting Permanent Secretary in the ministry, Muhammadu Maccido.

    He enjoined all Muslims and Nigerians in general to support and join hands with President Muhammadu Buhari in his sustained efforts to diversify the economy and progressively accelerate the pace of economic […]

  • Newly Recruited Soldiers in Borno Take Celebrations to the Street (Photos)

    Newly Recruited Soldiers in Borno Take Celebrations to the Street (Photos)

    Operatives of the Civilian Joint Task Force who have being instrumental to the fight against the Boko Haram sect in the last couple of years have been compensated with employment positions in the military.

    A total number of 250 former members of the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) were officially integrated into the Nigerian Army after concluding military training. They were formally unveiled Kashim Shettima, the governor of Borno state, at the Government House in Maiduguri on Friday, July 22.

    After their […]

  • FG Declares July 5 and 6 As Public Holiday To Mark Eid-el Fitri Celebrations

    FG Declares July 5 and 6 As Public Holiday To Mark Eid-el Fitri Celebrations

    The Federal Government has declared 2 day public holiday to mark Eid-el Fitri Celebrations across the nation.

    The Federal Government has declared July 5 and 6, 2016 as public holiday to mark Eid-el Fitri Celebrations.

    The Minister of Interior, Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd.), who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, on Thursday in Abuja, urged all Muslim faithful and Nigerians in general to extend the spiritual benefits of Ramadan, which are love, peace and justice to their daily […]