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Easter: FG Declares Friday, Monday Public Holiday.

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The Federal Government has declared Friday and Monday as public holidays to mark the 2024 Easter Celebration.

The Minister of Interior, Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo,who made this known on behalf of the Federal Government on Wednesday in Abuja, urged all Christians and Nigerians to emulate the sacrifice and love demonstrated by Jesus Christ who died for the redemption of man.

“Easter Celebration is beyond religious significance, as it promotes values of love, sacrifice, forgiveness and compassion which are essential for social cohesion and harmony”.

Tunji-Ojo charged all Christians to acknowledge these virtues as they are capable of impacting positively on the socio-economic development in the country by fostering unity, reducing conflicts and encouraging cooperation among one another.

He advised Nigerians to use this period to show acts of kindness, charity and generosity towards the less privileged and love all as Christ loves us.

This he said is inline with the Renewed Hope Agenda of Mr. President, while wishing Christians at home and abroad a happy and blissful Easter celebration ahead.

Dr Tunji- Ojo Further urged Nigerians to join hands with President Tinubu led Administrations efforts to bring sustainable development and usher in prosperity to all.

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