The federal government of #Nigeria has declared Friday February 22, 2019, as a publicholiday, in preparation for the February 23 presidential and parliamentary elections .
The ministry of interior via a statement on Wednesday, however, excluded bankers and those offering essential services across the nation. – – “Federal Government declares Friday 22, February 2019 as work-free day. Those providing essential duties and bankers are excluded,” – – “The work-free day is to enable citizens return to their poling units for the reschedule Presidential & National Assembly elections. – – “Security agencies have been directed to ensure safety of lives & property before, during & after the general election.”