Source:Primature du Togo (Lome)
Posted: Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Earlier today, the government of Togo issued a communiqué announcing that Monday, January 2, 2017, had been declared as a one-off non-working public holiday throughout Togo ("la journée du jeudi 02 janvier 2020 est déclarée fériée, chômée, et payée sur toute l’étendue du territoire national pour fêter dignement le nouvel an").
The aforementioned communiqué, announcing that Thursday, January 2, 2020, had been declared as a one-off non-working public holiday throughout Togo, applies to both the public and private sectors ("En vue de permettre à la population, particulièrement aux travailleurs des secteurs public, parapublic et privé de fêter dignement le nouvel an et de reprendre les activités avec énergie et rigueur dans un élan nouveau de dévouement et d’engagement au service du développement du Togo").
A few years ago (2011-12-30), the government of Togo had also declared Monday, January 2, 2012, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Togo, and more recently, the Minister of Labour of the government of Togo had announced that Friday, January 2, 2015, had been declared as a one-off non-working public holiday throughout Togo (2014-12-29).
Similarly (2016-12-30), January 2, 2017 and 2019, were also declared as one-off public holidays in the Togo.
Links and References
Below are links to the news stories referred to in the above "Togolese Public Holidays January 2" news story, as well as links to subsequents news stories which refer to the present news story.