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Guyana 2019 Youmun Nabi Public Holiday November 10

Source: Guyana Government Information Agency (GINA)
Posted: Saturday, November 2, 2019
Most recent follow-up news item: October 24, 2021

The government of Guyana has announced that the upcoming Youmun Nabi, birth anniversary of the Prophet, public holiday, would be observed as a non-working public holiday on Sunday, November 10, 2019.

The aforementioned announcement ("Pursuant To The Provisions Of Sections 3 (1) And 3 (2) Of The Public Holidays Act, Chapter 19:07, Of The Laws Of Guyana, Sunday, November 10, 2019, Is Hereby Declared A Public Holiday."), signed by Khemraj Ramjattan MP, as Vice President and Minister Of Public Security Ministry Of Public Security, is in line with the dates of the annual non-working public holidays in Guyana for the calendar year 2019, as announced by the Guyana Government Information Agency, late last year (2018-11-16), and goes on to state that "as Youmun Nabi falls on a Sunday, the following day, Monday, November 11, 2019, is declared a public holiday".

Last-minute announcements of the date of the Youmun Nabi public holiday are a staple of Guyana life (2017-11-22, 2015-12-20, 2013-01-21, 2012-02-01, 2011-02-14, 2010-02-18, 2009-03-01, 2007-03-22, 2006-04-01 and 2005-04-12).

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