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Niger Declares July 20 Public Holiday

Source: La Voix du Sahel (Niamey)
Posted: Friday, July 19, 2002

The government of Niger has declared tomorrow, Saturday, July 20, 2002, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Niger to enable Muslims nationwide pray for a successful rainy season.

As per the loi n° 97-20 du 20 juin 1997 (1997-06-23), Sundays are weekly non-working days in Niger, but Saturdays are usually regular working days.

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