Kogi Govt declares Monday 21st August as Public Holiday to Mark President Buhari's return
The Governor of Kogi State, Alh. Yahaya Bello has declared Monday, 21st August, 2017 as Public Holiday and Thanksgiving Day to thank God for the safe return of President Muhammadu Buhari.
“The gesture is in line with the support of the Kogi people for the renaissance of our nation by Mr. President,” a statement signed by the governor’s director on Media and Publicity said.
“We urge Kogites to also use the occasion of the Public Holiday to pray for Mr. President as he resumes his responsibilities of repositioning Nigeria.
“The Governor thanks Kogites for standing by the President and for trooping to Abuja in thousands to welcome the ‘Lion of Africa,’ the statement added.