The Federal Government has declared Tuesday 1st May 2018 as public holiday to mark Workers Day.
In a statement signed on behalf of the Federal Government, the Ministry of Interior, Dr M. B. Umar said;
He appreciated the central role workers play in government activities and decisions, and for keeping faith with the present administration in its resolve to build a better Nigeria. Gen. Dambazau solicited the continuous support of Nigerian Workers in government’s effort to re-position the economy and uphold the shared legacy of all Nigerians. The Minister wishes all Nigerian workers a successful May Day celebration.