Source:Site officiel du gouvernement du Bénin (Cotonou)
Posted: Friday, August 9, 2019 Updated: Friday, October 30, 2020
The government of Benin has released a communiqué, signed by Benin's Minister of Labour and of the Public Sector, Mathys Adidjatou, announcing that the government of Bénin had declared Sunday, August 11, 2019, as a non-working public holiday throughout Bénin on account of the upcoming "ffête de la Tabaski" (Feast of Sacrifice) annual non-working public holiday of Bénin.
The aforementioned declaration of Sunday, August 11, 2019, as a non-working public holiday throughout Bénin, as on previous occasions (2019-06-03), is in line with the previously-announced list of annual non-working public holidays in the Benin for the calendar year 2019, as announced by the government of Benin, earlier this year (2019-01-16), as well as with the "loi n°90-019 du 27 juillet 1990 fixant les fêtes légales en République du Bénin" and seems again to follow the Saudi Umm al-Qura Islamic calendar.
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