The Federal Government has declared Monday, June 14, as a public holiday to mark the 2021 Democracy day celebration.
Source gathered that the announcement was made by the Minister of interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola via a statement on Thursday, June 10
Aregbesola congratulated Nigerians on the occasion and urged all citizens to support the present administration in its efforts at ensuring a united and prosperous nation.
He urged Nigerians to shun all manner of agitations that threaten the unity of the country.
He said, “As we mark another Democracy Day in the history of our dear country, let us reflect on the efforts of our founding fathers and ensure that Nigeria remains one United and Indivisible Entity. No development can take place in an acrimonious environment.”
Aregbesola advised Nigerians to live together in peace and harmony with one another. He said despite the security challenges facing the country, there will surely be light at the end of the tunnel.
He also assured citizens that the President Mohammadu Buhari led administration was doing its best to secure the lives and properties of Nigerians nationwide.