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Holidays and Observances in Nigeria in 2024

Holidays and Observances in Nigeria in 2024

Date NameTypeDetails
Jan 1MondayNew Year's DayPublic Holiday 
Feb 14WednesdayValentine's DayObservance 
Feb 14WednesdayAsh WednesdayObservance, Christian 
Mar 8FridayWomen's DayObservance 
Mar 10SundayMothering SundayObservance 
Mar 11MondayRamadan StartObservance 
Mar 20WednesdayMarch EquinoxSeason 
Mar 29FridayGood FridayPublic Holiday 
Mar 30SaturdayHoly SaturdayObservance, Christian 
Mar 31SundayEaster SundayObservance, Christian 
Apr 1MondayEaster MondayPublic Holiday 
Apr 10WednesdayId el FitrPublic Holiday 
Apr 11ThursdayId el Fitr holidayPublic Holiday 
May 1WednesdayWorkers' DayPublic Holiday 
May 27MondayChildren's DayObservance 
Jun 12WednesdayDemocracy DayPublic Holiday 
Jun 16SundayFather's DayObservance 
Jun 17MondayId el Kabir (Tentative Date)Public Holiday 
Jun 18TuesdayId el Kabir additional holiday (Tentative Date)Public Holiday 
Jun 20ThursdayJune SolsticeSeason 
Jul 8MondayAl-Hijra (Tentative Date)Local holiday 
Aug 20TuesdayIsese DayLocal holidayOsun
Sep 16MondayId el Maulud (Tentative Date)Public Holiday 
Sep 22SundaySeptember EquinoxSeason 
Oct 1TuesdayNational DayPublic Holiday 
Dec 21SaturdayDecember SolsticeSeason 
Dec 22SundaySambisa Memorial DayLocal holidayBorno
Dec 24TuesdayChristmas EveObservance, Christian 
Dec 25WednesdayChristmas DayPublic Holiday 
Dec 26ThursdayBoxing DayPublic Holiday 
Dec 31TuesdayNew Year's EveObservance 

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