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Niger 2020 Public Holidays Announced

Source: Ministère de la Fonction Publique et du Travail du Niger (Niamey)
Posted: Friday, January 17, 2020
Most recent follow-up news item: January 19, 2021

The Ministre de l'Emploi, du Travail et de la Sécurité Sociale of the government of Niger has released the official list of annual non-working public holidays in Niger for the calendar year 2020.

The aforementioned announcement is in line with the "Loi n° 97-20 du 20 juin 1997 instituant les fêtes légales" (1997-06-23), as well as 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).

However, as always (2019-01-08, 2018-01-29, 2017-02-06, 2016-02-23, 2014-12-09, 2013-12-17, 2012-12-31, 2012-01-14, 2010-12-07 and 2010-02-16), the dates of Niger's Muslim public holidays may be changed at the last minute by a communiqué by the Secrétariat général du Ministère des Affaires Religieuses et de l'Action Humanitaire (2018-06-13, 2018-06-09, 2015-12-21, 2015-09-23, 2015-07-16,...).

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