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Breaking: President Buhari Sets June 12 As Democracy Day In Nigeria.

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President Muhammadu Buhari has signed into the law the Public Holiday (Amendment) Bill, which legalizes June 12 as Nigeria’s democracy day.

This was confirmed by Senator Ita Enang, the National Assembly Liaison Officer to President Buhari, on Monday.

The new law accommodates June 12 as a public holiday in Nigeria, replacing May 29.

May 29 will only be marked as a handover/inauguration of new governments in the country.

The signing came just days to June 12, giving legal backing to the day.

The president has also announced Wednesday, June 12, as a public holiday.

David Chisomeje Is A Graduate From The National Open University Nigeria, He Holds His BSc In International Relations, He Is Also A Political Analyst, Social Media Enthusiast And Anchor On Lifestylenaija TV.

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