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Africa Day in Mauritania

Is Africa Day a Public Holiday?

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

In 2019 it falls on a Saturday. Due to this, some businesses may choose to follow Saturday opening hours.

Africa Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015MonMay 25Africa DayPublic Holiday
2016WedMay 25Africa DayPublic Holiday
2017ThuMay 25Africa DayPublic Holiday
2018FriMay 25Africa DayPublic Holiday
2019SatMay 25Africa DayPublic Holiday
2020MonMay 25Africa DayPublic Holiday
2021TueMay 25Africa DayPublic Holiday
2022WedMay 25Africa DayPublic Holiday
2023ThuMay 25Africa DayPublic Holiday
2024SatMay 25Africa DayPublic Holiday
2025SunMay 25Africa DayPublic Holiday

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