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Independence Day in Eritrea

Is Independence Day a Public Holiday?

Independence 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.

Independence Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SunMay 24Independence DayPublic Holiday
2016TueMay 24Independence DayPublic Holiday
2017WedMay 24Independence DayPublic Holiday
2018ThuMay 24Independence DayPublic Holiday
2019FriMay 24Independence DayPublic Holiday
2020SunMay 24Independence DayPublic Holiday
2021MonMay 24Independence DayPublic Holiday
2022TueMay 24Independence DayPublic Holiday
2023WedMay 24Independence DayPublic Holiday
2024FriMay 24Independence DayPublic Holiday
2025SatMay 24Independence DayPublic Holiday

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