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Liberation Day in Congo Democratic Republic

Is Liberation Day a Public Holiday?

Liberation Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

In 2020 it falls on a Sunday. Due to this, some businesses may choose to follow Sunday opening hours.

Liberation Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SatMay 16Liberation Day observedPublic holiday
2015SunMay 17Liberation DayPublic holiday
2016TueMay 17Liberation DayPublic holiday
2017WedMay 17Liberation DayPublic holiday
2018ThuMay 17Liberation DayPublic holiday
2019FriMay 17Liberation DayPublic holiday
2020SatMay 16Liberation Day observedPublic holiday
2020SunMay 17Liberation DayPublic holiday
2021MonMay 17Liberation DayPublic holiday
2022TueMay 17Liberation DayPublic holiday
2023WedMay 17Liberation DayPublic holiday
2024FriMay 17Liberation DayPublic holiday
2025SatMay 17Liberation DayPublic holiday

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