The declaration was made by the interior minister, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, in a statement issued by the permanent secretary, Dr. M.L. Shuaib Belgor, on Wednesday.
The minister commended all Muslims for observing the holy month of Ramadan successfully in his message.
He exhorted people to follow the example of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him), who upheld the virtues of kindness, love, tolerance, peace, self-denial, sacrifice, and good neighborliness.
In order to become better persons and sincere worshippers, he advised Muslims to uphold and enhance the self-control, self-denial, sacrifice, and profound spiritual consciousness that were associated with the fasting time.