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Nigeria Declares Abia Public Holiday Tomorrow

Source: The Nation Online (Aba)
Posted: Thursday, January 20, 2011
Most recent follow-up news item: January 26, 2011

The Commissioner for Information of Nigeria's State of Abia, Anthony Agbazuere, has announced that the State government has declared tomorrow, Friday, January 21, 2011, as a one-off state public holiday, to enable workers to register as voters.

In related news, the government of Nigeria's State of Enugu recently (2011-01-16) declared a 3-day statewide public holidays, from Monday to Wednesday, January 17-19, 2011, inclusively, also to "to enable the people of the state participate actively in the ongoing Voters' Registration exercise".

Similar state public holidays are common in Nigeria (2010-10-21 and 2010-10-08).

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