In a statement published Thursday and signed by Dr Shuaib Belgore, the ministry’s permanent secretary, Rauf Aregbesola, the interior minister, announced the declaration.
Aregbesola congratulated Nigerians everywhere, including Christians.
He urged people to imitate Jesus Christ’s virtues and adhere to his teachings, particularly those related to faith, hope, and love.
Christmas and Boxing Day will be observed as public holidays on December 26 and 27, 2022, according to the Federal Government, January 2 2023, is also included, as a holiday to celebrate the New Year.
Aregbesola warned Nigerians that 2023 will be a year of elections and political change and that they should make the most of it by casting their votes peacefully and avoiding anything that would jeopardize the process.
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