Source: The Nation Online (Aba)
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 (16-Jan-2011) 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 (21-Oct-2010 and 08-Oct-2010).
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