The Federal Government has declared Monday, June 12, 2023, as a public holiday in recognition of this year’s Democracy Day celebration.
The Permanent Secretary, Dr Oluwatoyin Akinlade made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulating all Nigerians on this event.
“Nigeria’s democratic journey has, like in many other situation, encountered both windy and easy sails, but the ship of State, its institutions and most importantly, the Nigerian people, have remained faithful on the belief of democratic governance.
“On this memorable Moment, Nigerians and friends of Nigeria are invited to appreciate the progress that has been made, celebrate the milestones covered and look forward to a greater future for the country’s democracy,” he said.
The Permanent Secretary wished all Nigerians a Happy Democracy Day.