Source:Guyana Chronicle (Georgetown)
Posted: Thursday, February 18, 2010
Most recent follow-up news item: October 24, 2020
The government of Guyana has announced that the upcoming Youmun Nabi, birth anniversary of the Prophet, public holiday, would be observed as a non-working public holiday on Saturday, February 27, 2010.
Earlier this week, the Central Islamic Organisation of Guyana (CIOG) had announced that the Islamic month of Rabi-ul-Awwal in the Islamic Year 1431 A.H. would begin on February 16, 2010.
As is usually the case (2009-03-01, 2007-03-22, 2006-04-01 and 2005-04-12) the date announced in Guyana for the birth anniversary of the Prophet public holiday, is one day later than in the Middle East.
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