Independence Day is an official national holiday in Nigeria, celebrated on the first of October.
Happy Independence Day to Nigerians
It marks Nigeria’s proclamation of independence from British rule on 1 October 1960. The holiday is celebrated annually by the government of Nigeria.
The festivities begin with the President’s address to the people, which is broadcast on radio and television. Another integral part of the festivities is the military parade in Abuja, the parade of students and unions to the folk music and concerts of famous artists
Happy Independence Day to Nigeria