public holidays to mark Christmas and Boxing Day while Monday, January 2, 2023, has been declared a holiday to mark New Year’s Day celebration.
The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, made the announcement in a statement by the Ministry’s Permanent Secretary, Dr. Shuaib Belgore.
The Minister also urged Nigerians to be security conscious, asking them to report any suspicious persons or activities to the nearest security agency through the N-Alert application on Android and IOS.
Aregbesola also assured that the government had put in place effective measures for the security of lives and property and expects Nigerians to support the efforts of security agencies by providing useful information that will assist them in the performance of their duties.
He admonishes all citizens to remain focused and expresses confidence that the year 2023 would be a better year for us all.