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Benin Declares May 22 Public Holiday

Source: Panafrican News Agency (PANA)
Posted: Friday, May 16, 2008

The government of Benin has declared Thursday, May 22, 2008, as a one-off public holiday.

This one-off public holiday was declared to allow Beninese citizens to pay their last tribute to Cardinal Bernardin Gantin, who died Tuesday in Paris at the age of 86.

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