- The Jigawa state government declares Friday work-free day to enable public servants join other citizens in praying for Buhari
- The spokesperson for the state’s head of civil service Isma’il Ibrahim says the public servants will also pray to Almighty Allah to grant Jannatul Firdausi to late Danmasanin Kano Alhaji Yusuf Maitama Sule
- A report by Sahara Reporters indicates that DSS allegedly plans to shut down opposition against the present administration on social media
The Jigawa state government has declared Friday, July 7, as a public holiday to enable public servants offer special prayers for President Muhammadu Buhari ’s quick recovery.
Alhaji Isma’il Ibrahim, the Public Relations Officer, Office of the state’s Head of Civil Service, announced this in a statement in Dutse on Thursday, July 6, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
Ibrahim said that the State Executive Council took the decision at its sitting on July 5.
He explained that the government declared Friday as a work-free day in order to enable public servants to join other citizens to offer special prayers for President Muhammadu Buhari’s well-being.
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“During this day, it is expected that all public servants and the entire people of the state will pray to Almighty Allah to grant our president quick recovery.
“It is also expected that they will also pray to Almighty Allah to grant Jannatul Firdausi to late Danmasanin Kano, Alhaji Yusuf Maitama Sule,” he added.
Meanwhile, a report by Sahara Reporters indicates that Nigeria's secret police, the Department of State Services (DSS) allegedly has plans to shut down opposition against the present administration on social media.
According to the report, the DSS has sent a delegation to Russia to learn how to shut down social media and target users over President Muhammadu Buhari's health.
The report also gave indications that those close to the president are panicky and confused over his health crisis.
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