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Holidays and Observances in Nigeria in 2022

Holidays and Observances in Nigeria in 2022

Date NameTypeDetails
Jan 1SaturdayNew Year's DayPublic Holiday 
Feb 14MondayValentine's DayObservance 
Mar 2WednesdayAsh WednesdayObservance, Christian 
Mar 8TuesdayWomen's DayObservance 
Mar 20SundayMarch EquinoxSeason 
Mar 27SundayMothering SundayObservance 
Apr 15FridayGood FridayPublic Holiday 
Apr 16SaturdayHoly SaturdayObservance, Christian 
Apr 17SundayEaster SundayObservance, Christian 
Apr 18MondayEaster MondayPublic Holiday 
May 1SundayWorkers' DayPublic Holiday 
May 3TuesdayId el FitrPublic Holiday 
May 4WednesdayId el Fitr holidayPublic Holiday 
May 27FridayChildren's DayObservance 
Jun 12SundayDemocracy DayPublic Holiday 
Jun 19SundayFather's DayObservance 
Jun 21TuesdayJune SolsticeSeason 
Jul 10SundayId el KabirPublic Holiday 
Jul 11MondayId el Kabir additional holidayPublic Holiday 
Jul 30SaturdayAl-HijraLocal holiday 
Sep 23FridaySeptember EquinoxSeason 
Oct 1SaturdayNational DayPublic Holiday 
Oct 8SaturdayId el MauludPublic Holiday 
Dec 21WednesdayDecember SolsticeSeason 
Dec 22ThursdaySambisa Memorial DayLocal holidayBorno
Dec 24SaturdayChristmas EveObservance, Christian 
Dec 25SundayChristmas DayPublic Holiday 
Dec 26MondayBoxing DayPublic Holiday 
Dec 31SaturdayNew Year's EveObservance 

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