Swaziland Moves Umhlanga/Reed Dance 2021 Public Holiday
Source:Government of Swaziland Ministry of Home Affairs (Mbabane)
Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2021
Swaziland's Minister of Home Affairs, Princess Lindiwe, has announced that the upcoming non-working public holiday for the 2021 Umhlanga (Reed Dance) would be moved to Saturday, September 4, 2021.
The fact that this year's Reed Dance public holiday was moved to a Saturday, is probably related to the fact that King Mswati III canceled the Umhlanga Reed Dance Ceremony which was supposed to begin on August 22, 2021.
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