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Burkina Faso Public Holiday For Eid al-Fitr August 30

Source: L'Essor (Bamako)
Posted on Monday, August 29, 2011

The President of the présidium de la Fédération des associations islamiques du Burkina has announced that the date of the upcoming Eid al-Fitr (or Korité or End of Ramadan) and related non-working public holiday would be Tuesday, August 30, 2011.

The aforementioned announcement is in line with the "Loi n° 019-2000/AN du 27 juin 2000 portant institution de fêtes légales au Burkina Faso" (2000-07-21), as amended a year later (2001-07-18).

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