Nigeria’s federal government, on Wednesday released a line up of programmes to mark the country’s 62nd independence anniversary.
Nigeria commemorates its independence anniversary on October 1st every year.
Joe Mutah, the Chief Press Secretary in the Ministry of Information and Culture, in a statement in Abuja said the activities would commence with a press conference on Wednesday at the National Press Centre in Abuja.
According to him, a church service would hold on Sunday at the National Christian Centre located in the Central Business District of Abuja.
Mutah said a public lecture will also take place at the State House Conference Hall on Sept. 29 while Special Juma’at prayers will hold at the National Mosque in Abuja.
The commemoration would be rounded off on Oct. 1 with a presidential broadcast while a military parade would take place at the Eagle Square at 10am.