Oyo state Governor’ Seyi Makinde has declared Monday 8th July 2024 As a Work Free Day to commemorate and celebrate the New Islamic Calendar year (Hijrah 1446AH).

The declaration was contained in a memo issued by the Secretary to the state government, Professor Olanike Adeyemo on behalf of the Governor on Wednesday.

Governor Seyi Makinde also enjoined all and sundry to use the occasion to pray for peace,unity and prosperity of the state and the country in general.