Since 1960, October 1 is set aside as a National Day in Nigeria. It is usually a day Nigeria, as an independent country, celebrates her independence from colonial rule. As a matter of fact, Nigeria was colonised by Great Britain and why the official language of Nigeria is the English language, despite the fact that the country has numerous languages across the different parts of the country.
It is a perilous time in Nigeria following reports of violent killings in Benue State as Nigerians take to the streets in major cities to mourn those that have been violently killed in different parts of Nigeria. According to BREAKINGTIMES, over 150 Nigerians have been killed in Benue in the last 7 days by armed herdsmen.
63 killed in fresh Attacks In Four States Renewed violence has claimed at least 63 lives in four states -Benue, Rivers, Delta, Kaduna – in the last 48 hours, according to tallies from across the country. Photo credit: The Nation The figure excludes the scores said to have been killed by bandits in some communities in Wushishi Local Government Area of Niger State yesterday.
Children play giant stride at Qingkou Ecological Park in Lianyungang city, east China’s Jiangsu province, Oct. 2, 2021. (Photo by Si Wei/People’s Daily Online) By Du Yifei, People’s Daily Despite the lingering COVID-19 epidemic, Chinese people have shown great enthusiasm for consumption during this year’s National Day holiday, or the Golden Week holiday, which ran from Oct. 1 to 7.
Photos As Activists Observing National Day Of Mourning For People Killed Due To Violence In The Country
Earlier today, Activists stormed the streets of the federal capital territory of Nigeria, Abuja and other places in solidarity with people who have lost their lives to violence. If there was a time that something like this is appropriate, then it is now because of the deaths that we have witnessed from violence in the country in the last few months.
”I”m Very Proud Of My Country” See Photos Of How Nigerians Are Celebrating Independence Day (Photos)
Nigeria celebrates its National Day on the day it acquired independence from British rule. In 1960, the country proclaimed its autonomy from the British Empire. From then on, the 1st of October each year is celebrated as Nigeria's Independence Day, also known as its National Day. The Nigerian flag was first hoisted on the day the country acquired its independence. Thus, it is an important symbol in the celebration of the Nigerian Independence Day. The flag consists of three vertical bands of two colors, green
Photo taken on Oct. 1 shows a crowed plank road in Danxia Scenic Area in Zhangye, Northwest China’s Gansu Province. Photo by Wang Jiang/People’s Daily Online By Wang Ke, Liu Zhiqiang, People’s Daily China had just experienced eight days of national holiday this year as the Mid-Autumn Festival coincided with the country's 7-day National Day holiday. The super-long Golden Week holiday, lasting from Oct. 1 to 8, unleashed Chinese consumers' pent-up demand for travel and shopping, bringing a significant
People visit the Mogao Grottoes in Dunhuang, Northwest China's Gansu Province, September 13. Photo by Wang Binyin/People's Daily Online China’s tourism sector is expected to receive a further boost during the upcoming eight-day combined holiday for the National Day and the Mid-Autumn Festival, which will run from Oct.1 to 8. This year’s Mid-Autumn Festival falls on Oct. 1, coinciding with National Day, adding an extra day to the seven-day National Day holiday. From Aug. 31 to early September, the number
Popular marlian president and A celebrity Naira Marley has taken to Twitter to declare 30th of may as world marlians day, he said this after responding to a tweet in which DJ cuppy asked him if there was ever going to be a marlians day. Nigerian singer, Wizkid has taken to Twitter to jokingly reveal that Naira Marley’s proposal to name every 30th of May as “Marlians Day” in Nigeria, have been accessed and fully approved by the Federal Government. Wizkid who recently declared himself a patriot of Nai
Global Village broke attendance records during the National Day holiday. National Day in particular saw the highest daily footfall of 140,000, shattering all previous Global Village records and contributing to an overall tally of more than 650,000 guests during the six-day period. “Global Village has always been the destination of choice for those celebrating National Day in the UAE”, said Bader Anwahi, Chief Executive Officer of Global Village. “We have become known by UAE nationals and residents ali
Visitors flock to Tian’anmen square on Sept. 30, a day ahead of China’s National Day. Photo by Liu Shuaiye, People’s Daily Online By People’s Daily China has embraced its 71th anniversary of founding, after winning a series of remarkable fights against the COVID-19 epidemic and floods, which helped it turn crises into opportunities and successfully responded to changes. Withstanding the tests, China is now standing on a new point of history, from which billions of Chinese people, with confidence and
Citizens visit an ancient town in Huaibei, East China's Anhui Province on Aug. 28. Photo by Wang Yuanyuan/People's Daily Online By Li Zheng, People's Daily China witnessed surging consumption during the just-concluded National Day holiday, with pick-ups of various economic data. It demonstrated the country's achievements in epidemic prevention and control, as well as the resilience and vitality of the Chinese economy. During the 8-day National Day holiday, more than 637 million people traveled within China,
Country profile The Republic of the Sudan. Area 1.88 million square kilometers. Population About 40.78 million (2017). Language Arabic is the official language. General English. Capital Khartoum. khartoum National Day January 1 Independence Day. Climate The climate of the whole country is very different. From north to south, the climate changes from tropical desert to tropical rain forest. Regionalization The country has 18 states. Geography Located in northeast Africa, on the west bank of the Red Sea, the
Qatar National Day celebrations(Arabic: اليوم الوطني لقطر; Al-Yawm al-Waṭani li-Qaṭar) It is a national commemoration of Qatar's unification in 1878. It is celebrated annually on 18 December. The holiday was established by a 21 June 2007 decree of the then Crown Prince and Heir Apparent Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani. It is also known as Founder's Day. The holiday is annually celebrated on 18 December. It is a national holiday and most of the public are given the day off from school a
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Five more common 'lies' experts have unmasked about the deadly disease. Many people are holding onto myths and beliefs about ways to prevent or cure the novel coronavirus. In Ghana, a craze for hair in the Bible began with a directive that people could drop it into water and drink to prevent or cure COVID-19. 5 myths, claims or beliefs that have no evidence and experts have also debunked. Prior to the weekend, there was a mad rush for hair in the Bible following claims that people could drop it into water a
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THE approach the National Day, October 1, is generally loaded up with such a great amount of kvetching about the condition of the country, about what may have been, the street not taken, open doors missed, fortunes wasted, shrewd guidance rejected, helpful options disregarded and best practices disapproved, that the occasion it envoys should be called National Lamentation Day. It seems as though the country has by regular purpose went into a blow out of self centeredness, with a burning arraignment of initiative
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