Aregbesola Declares Public Holiday For Herbalists, Traditional Worshippers

Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State has declared Monday August 21th 2017 as a public holiday for the celebration of traditional worshippers in the state.

This is contained in a statement issued by Mr. Adelani Bolarinwa, the state commissioner for information, made available to
Below is the statement unedited;


The State Government of Osun has declared Monday, August 21 as public holiday to commemorate the annual Isese Day.

Isese Day is a public holiday set aside for traditional believers in the state by the Governor Rauf Aregbesola’s administration.

The holiday is in recognition of the annual Isese Day, which allows the adherents of traditional religion to come together for the annual celebration.

Also know as Traditional Worshipers Day, Isese Day is the celebration of the peak of festivities among adherents of traditional religion.

The government enjoined all the traditional believers to celebrate the Isese day in peace and avoid any act capable of breaching the peace of the state.


Adelani Baderinwa
Commissioner for Information and Strategy
State of Osun


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