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Independence Day in Namibia

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 Saturday. Due to this, some businesses may choose to follow Saturday opening hours.

Independence Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SatMar 21Independence DayPublic Holiday
2016MonMar 21Independence DayPublic Holiday
2017TueMar 21Independence DayPublic Holiday
2018WedMar 21Independence DayPublic Holiday
2019ThuMar 21Independence DayPublic Holiday
2020SatMar 21Independence DayPublic Holiday
2021SunMar 21Independence DayPublic Holiday
2021MonMar 22Independence Day observedPublic Holiday
2022MonMar 21Independence DayPublic Holiday
2023TueMar 21Independence DayPublic Holiday
2024ThuMar 21Independence DayPublic Holiday
2025FriMar 21Independence DayPublic Holiday

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