TheNigerianVoice Online Radio Center

Adamawa state Governor declares Wednesday, Thursday public holidays

By Tom Garba,Yola
Listen to article

In the euphoria of coming of the president of Nigeria Dr Ebele Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday, the Governor of Adamawa on a state broadcast declared Wednesday and Thursday as a public holidays to allow the people of Adamawa to welcome both the PDP and APC presidential aspirants in the state.

Bala said the reason of the two days holidays is as a result of the visit of some notably presidential flag-bearers of some political parties amongst who is our president and commander-in-Chief Dr. Good luck Ebele GCFR who is also the presidential flag-bearer of People's Democratic party.His visit is scheduled to hold on Thursday the 29th of this month.

"Similarly,the presidential flag-bearer of All progressives congress (APC) General Mohammadu Buhari (rtd) GCFR,himself a former head of state,will be visiting the state for campaigns on Wednesday the 28th January".Nggilari added

While thank the people of the state for being peace loving people despite the scourge of insurgents bedevilling the state, he called on the supporters of the political parties to conduct themselves in a peaceful and orderly manner for which they are known in the state.