Tag Archives: Rauf Aregbesola

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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Nigeria Declares July 30, 31 As Public Holiday For 2020 Eid-el-Kabir

Thursday, July 30 and Friday, July 31 have been declared as public holidays by the Federal Government to mark this 2020’s Eid-el-Kabir Celebration. Ministry of Interior’s Permanent Secretary, Georgina Ehuriah disclosed the news in a statement issued on Tuesday which noted that the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, congratulated Muslim faithful and all Nigerians both at home…

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COVID-19: FG Reveals Whereabouts And Mission Of 15 Chinese Doctors In Nigeria

Nigeria’s Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola has shared more details about the 15 Chinese experts who came into the country in April. Speaking during the daily press briefing of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 on Tuesday, Aregbesola said the Chinese experts came into Nigeria on a 30-day visa issued in Beijing and that they are…

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Buhari Approves Release Of 2,600 Prisoners To Curb The Spread Of COVID-19

President Muhammadu Buhari has granted clemency to 2,600 prison inmates nationwide as part of the Federal Government’s efforts to decongest the custodial centres and discourage the spread of coronavirus (COVID19) in the country. The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola made the announcement at a press conference on Thursday, April 9, 2020 where he stated that the affected inmates are state…

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On Nigeria’s Borders, Appropriate Advice Will Be Given When Time Is Right – Minister Of Interior

The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola has revealed why the country’s borders are not yet closed over the coronavirus pandemic. According to the former Governor of Osun State, the Federal Government is yet to place a travel ban on visitors from the USA and Europe because the Federal Ministry of Health is doing a fantastic job in combating the deadly…

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#TFAA2016: Nana Akufo-Addo, Rotimi Amaechi, Oby Ezekwesili, Jimi Agbaje, More| Full List of Winners!

Ruth Osime,  Kayode Fayemi, Mo Abudu, Adebola Williams, Rotimi Amaechi & Peter Obi Africa’s biggest youth event, The Future Awards Africa took place last night at the Federal Palace Hotel in Lagos. The Award in its 11th year has in attendance dignitaries, celebrities and young Nigerians shaping the future. President-elect of Ghana Nana Akufo-Addo, Minister of Transportation,…

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