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Islamic New Year: Jigawa Govt. Emulates Osun, Declares Tuesday Public Holiday

By Maxwell Adeyemi Adeleye The Jigawa Government has declared Tuesday, Oct. 4, as public holiday to mark the beginning of the Islamic New Year, 1438 A.H. This is contained in a statement issued by Alhaji Isma’il Ibrahim, the Public Relations Officer, Office of the State Head of Civil Service (HoS), in Dutse on Monday. Ibrahim said the state government had congratulated the people of the state on the occasion. ...

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