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National Holidays

The mission will observe the following Ghanaian and Belgian holidays in 2017. When the holiday falls on a weekend, the first week-day may be considered as the actual holiday.

Day

Public Holiday

Date

Ghanaian or Belgian

Remarks

Sunday

New Year’s Day

1st January 2017

Ghanaian/Belgian

 

Monday

New Year's Holiday

2nd January 2017

Ghanaian

 

Monday

Independence Day

6th March 2017

Ghanaian

 

Friday

Good Friday

14th April 2017

Ghanaian

 

Monday

Easter Monday

17th April 2017

Ghanaian/Belgian

 

Monday

May Day

1st May 2017

Ghanaian/Belgian

 

Thursday

African Unity Day/Ascension Day

25th May 2017

Ghanaian/Belgian

 

Monday

Whit Monday / Pentecost

5th June 2017

Belgian

 

Monday
 Eid-ul-Fitr 26th June 2017 Ghanaian

 To be confirmed

Monday

Republic Day (observed)

3rd July 2017

Ghanaian

 Republic Day is Sat. 1st July

Friday

Independence Day

21st July 2017

Belgian

 

Tuesday

Assumption of Mary

15th August 2017

Belgian

 

Friday

Eid ul Adha

1st September 2017

Ghanaian

 To be confirmed

Thursday

Founders’ Day

21st September 2017

Ghanaian

 

Wednesday

All Saints Day

1st November 2017

Belgian

 

Saturday

Armistice Day

11th November 2017

Belgian

 

Friday

Farmers’ Day

1st December 2017

Ghanaian

 

Monday

Christmas Day

25th December 2017

Ghanaian/Belgian

 

Tuesday

Boxing Day

26th December 2017

Ghanaian

 

         
  Complementary Days (Bridge)      
 Friday  Ascension Friday  26th May 2017    
         
         
         

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