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Nigeria Declares April 1st Public Holiday

Source: The Daily Independent (Lagos)
Posted: Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Most recent follow-up news item: April 2, 2011

The government of Nigeria's Oyo State has declared tomorrow Friday, April 1, 2011, as a one-off public holiday to enable prospective voters that may need to travel for the purpose of casting their votes to do so.

The aforementioned announcement was contained in a release signed by the Secretary to the State Governmemt, Olayiwola Olakojo.

A similar public holiday was declared by the Imo State.

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