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Niger 2015 Prophet Public Holiday Announced

Source: Ministère de la Fonction Publique et du Travail du Niger (Niamey)
Posted: Wednesday, December 31, 2014

The government of Niger has declared Saturday, January 3, 2015, as the date of the annual "lendemain du Mouloud" (the day after the Prophet's Birthday) non-working public holiday in Niger.

The aforementioned announcement, which refers specifically to the "Loi n° 97-20 du 20 juin 1997 instituant les fêtes légales" (1997-06-23) is also in line with the subsequent Loi n°98-05 du 29 avril 1998 instituant les fêtes légales (1998-04-29), as amended by the Loi n°2006-08 du 02 mai 2006 (2006-05-09), and with the recent announcement by the Government of Niger (2014-12-09) specifying the non-working public holidays in Niger for the upcoming calendar year 2015.

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