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Burundi Declares April 6 Public Holiday

Source: Arib News
Posted: Friday, July 21, 2006
Most recent follow-up news item: April 2, 2014

Earlier this week, Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza signed a decree, making April 6, the date of the assassination of President Ntaryamira, a public holiday in Burundi.

In addition, as per the aforementioned "DÉCRET n° 100/182 — Fixation de la liste et du régime des jours fériés" (B.O.B., 2006, n° 1, p. 14), the 2 main Muslim holidays of Aid-El-Fithr (end of Ramadan) and Aid-El-Hadj (Feast of Sacrifice) are now official public holidays in Burundi (2005-11-01).

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