Informal and Unofficial Holidays Informal holidays or dedicated days of observance provide opportunities to highlight issues of interest. They are often used to promote unique national characteristics or to mobilize action for areas of concern. They could also generate social media discussion around the holiday themes.  Nigeria has a few national holidays and other observances and anniversaries, but we can use a few more to celebrate our rich and diverse cultural heritage, and call attention to good values. Yemi Adesanya (@toyosilagos) has put together a list of new informal holidays to celebrate national and cultural heritage (e.g. National Nkwobi Day, Jollof Rice Day), to encourageRead More →