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Burkina Faso Public Holiday For Eid al-Fitr August 30

Source: L'Essor (Bamako)
Posted: Monday, August 29, 2011
Updated: Friday, August 17, 2012

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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