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Nigeria Public Holidays 2019

See also: 2019 public holidays in Africa, Bénin, Cameroon, Chad, EMEA, Niger, OPEC and worldwide.

This page contains the list of Nigeria 2019 official public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays, non-working national holidays, and sectorial holidays. The public holidays listing on this page is also accessible via our free Android and iPhone/iPad mobile apps. The full qppstudio worldwide public holidays database for 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, and beyond, is available immediately, with a professional license.

The list of Nigeria official public holidays in 2019 is:


Date Weekday Public Holiday Observance
Tuesday New Year's Day
Friday Public Holiday (preparation for the presidential and national assembly elections) government private sector
Friday Good Friday
Monday Easter Monday
Wednesday Labour Day
Monday International Children's Day schools
Wednesday Presidential Inauguration
Tuesday Id el Fitri (End of Ramadan)
Wednesday Id el Fitri Holiday
Wednesday Democracy Day
Monday Id el Kabir (Feast of Sacrifice)
Tuesday Id el Kabir Holiday
Tuesday National Day
Monday Eid-El-Maulud (The Prophet's Birthday)
Saturday Public Sector Holiday government
Sunday Public Sector Holiday government
Monday Public Sector Holiday government
Tuesday Public Sector Holiday government
Wednesday Christmas Day
Thursday Boxing Day
Friday Public Sector Holiday government
Saturday Public Sector Holiday government
Sunday Public Sector Holiday government
Monday Public Sector Holiday government
Tuesday Public Sector Holiday government

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Recent Nigeria Public Holidays News and Updates


Below is a list of recent news and updates related to Nigeria public holidays, national holidays, government holidays and bank holidays (note that this newsfeed is delayed by 30 days).

Global Holidays Observed in Nigeria (beta)


Below is the list of global holidays observed as non-working public holidays in Nigeria, with the dates of these global holidays for the next 10 years (2019-2029).

Nigeria Background Information and Links