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Nigeria Declares October 29 As Public Holiday For Eid-el-Maulud Celebration

The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola on Tuesday declared Thursday October 29 as a public holiday to mark this year’s Eid-el-Maulud celebration in commemoration of the birth of Islam’s Prophet Muhammad. In a statement by the Director of Press and Public Relations at the ministry, Mohammed Manga, Aregbesola made the declaration on behalf of the…

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Nigeria Declares October 1st National Public holiday To Commemorate Independence Day

Thursday, October 1, 2020 has been declared as a public holiday to celebrate Nigeria’s 60th Independence Anniversary, the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola declared on Tuesday September 29. Aregbesola who made this known in a statement ‘FG Declares Thursday, October 1, 2020, Public Holiday To Mark Nigeria’s 60th Independence Anniversary’, congratulated all Nigerians on the…

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Lara Oshiomhole, 334 Other Foreigners Granted Nigerian Citizenship

A total of 335 foreign nationals were on Tuesday in Abuja granted citizenship by the Federal Government after statutory clearance and due diligence by the relevant security agencies.‎ ‎The Minister of Interior, retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau,‎ who presented the certificates of citizenship to the foreigners, charged them to be good ambassadors of Nigeria. Lara Oshiomhole, wife…

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House Of Reps Summon Prison Boss, Minister Of Interior Over Assault On Female Lawmaker

 Onyemaechi Mrakpor  The House of Representatives on Thursday summoned the Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Prisons Service, Mr. Peter Ekpendu, and Minister of Interior, Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman Danbazzau(retd.), over an alleged assault on a female member of the House, Onyemaechi Mrakpor. Also summoned to appear before the committee are the security agencies within the National Assembly,…

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