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Private sector days off for Eid Al Fitr have been announced

Private sector days off for Eid Al Fitr have been announced Private sector days off for Eid Al Fitr have been announced
Steven Clarke | 14 June, 2018, 02:30

Committee head Religious Affairs Minister Matior Rahman will chair the meeting, the foundation said in a statement on Wednesday.

As for the public sector, government ministries and departments will be closed from Thursday, resuming work on either Monday or Tuesday, depending on moon sightings.

According to Met Office, the new moon of Shawwal, 1439 AH will be born on crossing conjunction point at 00-45 PST on June 14. The countries will observe the new moon on Thursday.

An expert privy to the matter told The Express Tribune that there are nearly "no" chances of Shawaal moon sighting on the eve of June 14.

Arron Banks to face MPs in parliamentary showdown over Russian Federation links
The men then met Mr Paisley - who had been present during some of the session - and Mr Wilson for lunch in a Commons restaurant. Jason and Nigel clashed moments after an exclusive LBC interview with Leave.EU's Arron Banks and Andy Wigmore.

The federal government has declared Friday, June 15, and Monday, June 18, as public holidays to allow Muslims in Nigeria join their counterparts across the world to celebrate the 2018 Eid- El Fitr, Abdulrahman Dambazau, a minister, has announced.

The ministry's circular means private sector workers with a Friday/Saturday weekend could potentially receive no extra days off.

Eid Al Fitr marks the end of Ramadan, the Holy Month which sees practising Mulsims fast from sunrise to sunset each day.

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