Nigeria Declares Public Holiday For Eid-el-Maulud

The Federal Government yesterday declared Monday, November 11, public holiday in commemoration of the birth of Prophet Muhammad (Eidul-Mawlid). Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, who made the declaration, congratulated Muslim faithful on the occasion, even as he urged them to imbibe the virtues of love, courage and perseverance, the bedrock of Prophet Muhammad’s teachings. A…

Reciprocity Policy: Nigeria Reduces Visa Fee For US Citizens

The federal government has approved a reduction in visa fee payable by citizens of the United States in line with the reciprocity policy that was recently announced by the US Embassy. According to a statement issued by the Director of press and public relations of the Ministry of Interior, Mr. Mohammed Manga on Wednesday in…

I know Nothing About Interior Ministry, Aregbesola Confesses

The immediate past governor of Osun state, Rauf Aregbesola has said he knew nothing about the operations and policies of the Interior Ministry. Aregbesola who was on Wednesday named the new Minister of the Ministry by president Muhammadu Buhari made the revelation when he addressed newsmen and staff of the ministry on resumption of office…