List Of Public Holidays In Nigeria For 2017

Here are the Public Holidays In Nigeria For 2017, to enable you make plans for 2017. Although, some holiday dates still remains the same in Nigeria. Also, some Islamic public holiday dates may to change as the public holiday is subject to some signs like moon and others. Below are list of some public holidays in Nigeria for 2017.

Below Are List Of Public Holidays In Nigeria For 2017

S/NDateWeekdayHoliday NameHoliday Type
1January  1SundayNew Year’s DayPublic Holiday
2March  8WednesdayWomen’s DayObservance
3March 20MondayMarch equinoxSeason
4Apr 14FridayGood FridayPublic Holiday
5Apr il 15SaturdayHoly SaturdayObservance, Christian
6April 16SundayEaster DayObservance Christian
7April 17MondayEaster MondayObservance Christian
8May 1MondayWorker’s DayPublic Holiday
9May 27SaturdayChildren’s DayPublic Holiday
10May 29MondayDemocracy DayPublic Holiday
11June 12MondayJune 12 CommemorationLocal holiday
12June 21WednesdayJune SolsticeSeason
13June 26MondayId el FitrPublic Holiday
14June 27TuesdayId el Fitr additional holidayPublic Holiday
15September2SaturdayId el KabirPublic Holiday
16September  3SundayId el Kabir additional holidayPublic Holiday
17September 22FridaySeptember equinoxSeason
18October 1SundayNational DayPublic Holiday
19December 1FridayId el Maulud Public Holiday
20December 21ThursdayDecember SolsticeSeason
21December 24SundayChristmas EveObservance, Christian
22December  25MondayChristmas DayPublic Holiday
23December  26TuesdayBoxing DayPublic Holiday
24December  31SundayNew Year EveObservance

Note: if the dates of the holidays do change, we shall update them here, as the changes occur.

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