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BREAKING: Government Declares One Week Public Holiday For Ramadan

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Government has declared one week Public Holiday for Ramadan.

Newsonline reports that the Kano State Government has approved the adjustment of the 2021/2022 school calendar for both public and private primary and secondary schools operating in the state because of the forthcoming Ramadan.

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This online news platform understands that Ramadan is the ninth month of the Muslim calendar and the month of fasting. It begins and ends with the appearance of the crescent moon.

According to Aliyu Yusuf, Deputy Director, Information, Kano State Ministry of Education, the change was made in response to parents’ and other stakeholders’ demands that the government allows their children to fast completely at home during the summer vacation, given the month’s significance.

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According to Yusuf, the state Commissioner of Education, Sanusi Kiru, has urged parents and guardians to be cautious during the upcoming summer vacation.

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