By Ikechukwu Nnochirim
ABUJAâ€”The Federal Government has declared Monday, 3 May as public holiday to mark this yearâ€™s Workers’ Day.
The Minister of Interior, Mr.Â Emmanuel Ihenacho, who made the declaration on behalf of the government,yesterday, praised the resilience of Nigerian workers at home and abroad, while wishing them a joyous celebration.
In a statement issued to this effect by the minister, yesterday, he implored workers to rededicate themselves to their duties and continue to work hard towards the economic upliftment of the nation.
He further called for continuous cooperation and support for Acting President Goodluck Jonathan and the programmes of his government.