Wisconsin countryside

Second Monday in October becomes Indigenous Peoples’ Day in Wisconsin

On Tuesday october 8th 2019, Governor Tony Evers signed an executive order declaring the second Monday in October as Indigenous Peoples’ Day in Wisconsin. The executive order was signed at Indian Community School in Franklin. The second Monday in October is a Federal Holiday, Columbus Day. Despite this declaration, the second Monday remains a working day at […]

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Nigeria

Nigeria declares public holiday for 59th Independence Day

The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared Tuesday October 1st, as a public holiday to mark Nigeria’s 59th Independence Anniversary. The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola made the declaration on behalf of the federal government. The minister congratulated Nigerians at home and abroad on the commemoration of this year’s anniversary. He assured citizens of […]

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