Source:Ministère de la Fonction Publique et du Travail du Niger (Niamey)
Posted: Friday, April 14, 2017 Updated: Wednesday, June 13, 2018
The Ministère de l’Emploi, du Travail et de la Protection Sociale of the government of Niger has declared Monday, April 17, 2017, as a non-working public holiday in Niger on account of the upcoming annual Easter Monday annual public holiday of Niger.
The aforementioned announcement ("la journée du lundi 17 avril 2017, correspondant au Lundi des Pâques, est déclarée chômée et payée sur toute l'étendue du territoire national"), as do previous ones (2016-09-08, 2015-09-23 and 2015-07-16), 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 last winter's announcement by the Government of Niger (2017-02-06) specifying the non-working public holidays in Niger for the calendar year 2017, and applies to both the private and public sectors.
Links and References
Below are links to the news stories referred to in the above "Niger Public Holiday April 17" news story, as well as links to subsequents news stories which refer to the present news story.