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Id el Kabir in Nigeria

Eid al-Adha is an Islamic festival to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (also known as Abraham) to follow Allah's (God's) command to sacrifice his son. Muslims around the world observe this event.

Is Id el Kabir a Public Holiday?

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

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About Id el Kabir

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Id el Kabir Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2010WedNov 17Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2011MonNov 7Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2012FriOct 26Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2013TueOct 15Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2014MonOct 6Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2015ThuSep 24Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2016MonSep 12Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2017SatSep 2Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2018WedAug 22Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2019MonAug 12Id el KabirPublic Holiday
2020FriJul 31Id el KabirPublic Holiday

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