Eid-el-Fitri: Katsina declares Friday public holiday
The Katsina State Government has declared today, Friday, as an additional Public Holiday to mark the Eid-el-Fitri Sallah celebration in the State.
The Commissioner for Information, Culture and Home Affairs, Alhaji Abdulkarim Yahaya Sirika made this known in a statement on Thursday.
The statement equally conveyed Governor Aminu Bello Masari’s goodwill message to the state’s Muslim Ummah, as well as the civil servants.
Governor Bello wished them all a hitch-free Sallah celebration.
He equally admonished them to continually pray for the state.
Recall that Jigawa and Kano state had earlier declared the same day, Friday, 14 May, 2021 as a public holiday to celebrate the Sallah festival.