Announcement

holidays

TYPE OF HOLIDAY DATE COUNTRY
New year 1st January Ghana/Namibia
Independence day 6th March Ghana
Independence day 21st March Namibia
* Good Friday Ghana/Namibia
* Easter Monday Ghana/Namibia
Workers’/Labour day 1st May Ghana/Namibia
Cassinga Day 4th May Namibia
*Ascension Day Namibia
African Union Day 25th May Ghana/Namibia
Republic Day 1st July Ghana
*Eid Ul-Fetr Ghana
Heroes’ Day 26th August Namibia
Founder’s Day 21st September Ghana
*Eid Ul-Adha Ghana
Farmers’ Day 1st Friday in December Ghana
International Human Rights Day 10th December Namibia
Christmas Day 25th December Ghana/Namibia
Boxing/Family Day 26th December Ghana/Namibia

* Date not fixed.

Please note that Ghana holidays that fall on weekends are observed the following Monday, whiles in Namibia, holidays that fall on Sunday are observed the following Monday.