ANAMBRA STATE GOVERNMENT DECLARES MONDAY 16 NOVEMBER, 2020 A WORK FREE DAY IN HONOUR OF DR. NNAMDI AZIKIWE
The Anambra state Government has declared Monday 16 November, 2020 a work free day in honour of Nigeria’s first President, Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe who was born on 16 November, 1904 in Zungeru in today’s Niger state.
All Government offices except those which provide essential services will not open for business.
This is the second time the Anambra state Government will observe Dr Azikiwe live’s birthday as a work free day since Governor Willie Obiano announced the annual holiday in January 2019.
Governor Obiano has mean while reiterated his call on the federal Government to declare November 16 as a National Holiday in Honour of Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe who led Nigeria to Independence on October 1, 1960.