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Id el Fitr in Nigeria

For Muslims around the world, Eid ul Fitr marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting and prayer. It is one of the largest and most important celebrations in the Islamic calendar.

Is Id el Fitr a Public Holiday?

Id el Fitr is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Eid ul Fitr is a time to share great food with family and friends.

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About Id el Fitr

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Id el Fitr Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2017MonJun 26Id el FitrPublic Holiday
2018FriJun 15Id el FitrPublic Holiday
2019TueJun 4Id el FitrPublic Holiday
2020SunMay 24Id el FitrObservance
2021ThuMay 13Id el FitrPublic Holiday
2022MonMay 2Id el FitrPublic Holiday
2023SatApr 22Id el Fitr (Tentative Date)Public Holiday
2024WedApr 10Id el Fitr (Tentative Date)Public Holiday
2025MonMar 31Id el Fitr (Tentative Date)Public Holiday
2026FriMar 20Id el Fitr (Tentative Date)Public Holiday
2027WedMar 10Id el Fitr (Tentative Date)Public Holiday

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