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Nigeria Declares Tomorrow Jigawa Public Holiday

Source: The Punch (Lagos)
Posted: Thursday, August 26, 2010

The Jigawa State Commissioner for Information, Youth and Sports, Alhaji Aminu Mohammed, has announced that the government of the Nigerian State of Jigawa had declared Friday, August 27, 2010, as a regional public holiday to mark the 19th anniversary of the Jigawa state's creation.

Two years ago (2008-08-25), Jigawa State Governor, Sule Lamido, had announced that, effective immediately, August 27th would be an annual public holiday in Jigawa State.

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