The federal government has declared Monday, June 14, as a public holiday to mark this the 2021 democracy day celebration.
The disclosure was made by the minister of interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola via a statement through a Facebook post on Thursday, June 10.
Aregbesola congratulated Nigerians on this occasion and urged all citizens to support the present administration in its efforts at ensuring a United and prosperous nation.
He appealed to citizens to shun all forms of agitations that threaten the unity of the country.
The minister said:
“As we mark another Democracy Day in the history of our dear country, let us reflect on the efforts of our founding fathers and ensure that Nigeria remains one United and Indivisible Entity. No development can take place in an acrimonious environment.”
Aregbesola advised Nigerians to live together in peace and prosperity.
He assured citizens that the current administration was doing its best to secure the lives and property of Nigerians nationwide.