The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, May 29, 2018, as a public holiday to celebrate the 2018 Democracy Day.
Abdulrahman Dambazau, the Minister of Interior, made the declaration on Friday, May 25, 2018, in Abuja on behalf of the Federal Government in a statement issued by Dr. M. Umar the Permanent Secretary.
Dambazau congratulated Nigerians on the occasion and pledged government’s continued dedication to entrenching democracy in the country.
He also urged all Nigerians to trust and support the government in its commitment to building an indivisible, peaceful and greater nation based on the tenets of democracy.
The Minister wished all Nigerians a Happy Democracy Day celebration.