Jigawa State Government has declared Thursday, 20th August, 2020 as Public holiday to mark the beginning of the Islamic new Year, 1442 After Hijrah (AH)
The Government Congratulated Muslims faithful in the State and around the World for witnessing the new Year, which commences in the Month of Muharram, the first Month in the Lunar Islamic Calendar.
It urged the People of the State to reflect and live their lives based on the teachings of Islam and Practice of Prophet Muhammad (SAW).
During this day, it is expected that all Public Servants and the entire People of the State will pray to Almighty Allah for continued protection and guidance to our leaders, peace, economic prosperity of the State and Nigeria, and be Law abiding.
Auwal D Sankara (FICA)
Senior Special Assistant to the Executive Governor of Jigawa State on New Media (Babban Mataimaki na Musamman Ga Maigirma Gwamnan Jihar Jigawa a Sabbin Kafafan sadarwa)