Photos emerge as powerful northern governor declares 2-day holiday for Buhari’s visit, gives strong reason
- President Muhammadu Buhari who is preparing to leave office in a few months, has some engagements in some states in the coming days
- One of such state is Katsina, as the president will be visiting the top northern state to inaugurate some key projects
- Following the planned visit of the president, the governor of Katsina state has declared a two-day holiday for civil servants so they can receive Buhari
Governor Bello Masari of Katsina State has declared a two-day holiday for the state’s civil servants.
PM News reported that Masari declared Thursday, January 26 and and Friday, January 27, as work-free days for workers to enable them turn out en masse to receive President Muhammadu Buhari.
Buhari arrived in Katsina on Wednesday night, January 25th, from Dakar, Senegal after attending an international conference on agriculture.
Buhari to commission important project in Katsina state
The Permanent Secretary of the state’s Ministry of Culture and Home Affairs, Alhaji Sani Kabomo said Buhari will inaugurate some projects executed by the administration of Governor Aminu Masari, Sahara Reporters confirmed.
PAY ATTENTION: Сheck out news that is picked exactly for YOU ➡️ find the “Recommended for you” block on the home page and enjoy!
He said the work-free days would not affect Federal Civil Service, bank workers and essential service providers.
Videos emerge as MC Oluomo, Eniola Badmus, Saidi Balogun, others storm Ogun for APC Presidential Campaign
In another development, popular Nollywood movie actors Jide Kosoko, Saidi Balogun, and Eniola Badmus, among others, stormed Abeokuta, Ogun state capital on Wednesday, January 25, as they joined the presidential campaign train of the APC in the state.
The former chairman of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), MC Oluomo was equally on ground to pull support for the APC presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu, and Ogun state governor, Dapo Abiodun, who is running for a second term in office.
A video shared by Eniola Badmus showed her encouraging people who were present to exercise their right to vote. he state to exhibit a high sense of decorum and traditional hospitality during the visit.
Lagos State Govt Declares Work-Free Days, Gives Reason
Legit.ng reported earlier that the Lagos state government declared a four-day work-free day for public servants to enable them to collect their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) ahead of the 2023 general election.
This was disclosed by the Head of Service, Hakeem Muri-Okunola, in a circular issued on Wednesday, January 18.
Muri-Okunola said the work-free days which have been approved by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu would commence on Tuesday, January 24, and end on Friday, January 27, 2023, for different grade levels of workers in the public service.