Federal Government declares May 3 as public holiday


By Wisdom Deji-Folutile

The Federal Government has declared Monday, May 3, 2021, as a public holiday to mark the International Workers Day.

Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, disclosed this on Thursday in a statement by Shuaib Belgore, Permanent Secretary of the ministry.

Aregbesola also reiterated government’s commitment to handling the security challenges in the country.


He said, “Government is putting all strategies in place to curb the challenges of insecurity in the country. I therefore call on the labour force and all patriotic citizens to be fully committed to the task of putting insecurity to a permanent end as much as possible.”