Ogun Government has declared Tuesday and Wednesday as work-free days for workers in the state public service.
This is contained in a statement issued on Sunday in Abeokuta by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Kunle Somorin.
According to the statement, the work-free days were declared following the extension of Permanent Voter Cards collection till January 29, by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
” Gov. Dapo Abiodun has graciously approved Tuesday, 24th and Wednesday, 25th January as work-free days to enable public servants to collect their PVCs from their respective local government.
“Gov. Abiodun enjoined all executive members of public markets and private establishments to allow flexibility in their schedules for residents to use the opportunity to visit INEC offices or collection centres where they registered to collect their PVCs,” he said.
The governor said that voting is a civic responsibility, saying all eligible citizens must be allowed to exercise their rights to choose who governs them.