Workers’ Day: FG Declares Tuesday As Public Holiday
The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, May 1, 2018, as a public holiday to celebrate the 2018 Workers’ Day.
News of the holiday was made known on Friday via a statement by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Interior.
In the statement, the Minister of Interior Lt Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd.) congratulated Nigerian workers for their loyalty, strength of character, hard work, sacrifice and dedication.
He appreciated “the central role workers play in government activities and decisions, and for keeping faith with the present administration in its resolve to build a better Nigeria.”
“The minister wishes all Nigerian workers a successful May Day celebration,” the statement said.