Source:Site officiel du gouvernement du Bénin (Cotonou)
Posted: Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Most recent follow-up news item: December 31, 2020
The government of Benin has released a communiqué, signed by Victorin V. Honvoh, the Chief of Staff of Benin's Minister of Labour and Social Security, Mathys Adidjatou, announcing that the government of Bénin had declared Thursday, October 29, 2020, as a non-working public holiday throughout Bénin on account of the upcoming Maouloud annual non-working public holiday in the Bénin celebrating the anniversary of the Prophet Mohammed.
The aforementioned declaration of Thursday, October 29, 2020, as a non-working public holiday throughout Bénin on account of the upcoming Maouloud annual non-working public holidays in the Bénin ("à l’occasion de la célébration de la fête de Maouloud, et conformément aux dispositions de la loi n¨90-019 du 27 juillet 1990 fixant les fêtes légales en République du Bénin, la journée du jeudi 29 octobre 2020 est fériée chômée et payée sur toute l’étendue du territoire national "), as on previous occasions (2018-11-16, 2018-10-30, 2018-08-09 and 2018-07-24), is in line with the previously-announced list of annual non-working public holidays in the Benin for the calendar year 2020, as announced by the government of Benin, earlier this year (2020-01-06), as well as with the "loi n°90-019 du 27 juillet 1990 fixant les fêtes légales en République du Bénin".
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