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Nigeria's Lagos State Considering Adding Traditional Religion Public Holiday

Source: The Leadership (Abuja)
Posted on Wednesday, June 11, 2008


Lagos State Legislative Assembly Speaker, Hon. Adeyemi Ikuforiji, has announced that August 20th of every year was recommended to be declared a new public holiday to celebrate Isese Day.

The rationale for this new public holiday would be that, since Muslims and Christians enjoy public holidays, it stands to reason that traditional worshippers also deserve public holidays.


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