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Africa Public Holidays 2023

The table below contains the list of official Africa public holidays for the calendar year 2023. The qppstudio worldwide public holidays database for 2023, 2024, 2025, 2026, and beyond, is available, immediately, with a professional license.

Date Weekday Countries
Sunday Algeria, Angola, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Bénin, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo (DRC), Congo (Republic), Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Eritrea, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mayotte, Morocco*, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Réunion, Sao Tome and Principe, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland (eSwatini), Sénégal, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Monday Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Chad, Ghana, Guinea, Equatorial Guinea, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland (eSwatini), Zambia, Zimbabwe
Tuesday Botswana, Burkina Faso, Rwanda, Seychelles
Wednesday Congo (DRC)
Saturday Eritrea*, Ethiopia, Ghana, Sudan
Monday Ghana
Tuesday Bénin
Wednesday Morocco
Thursday Algeria, Tanzania
Friday Cape Verde
Sunday Malawi
Monday Congo (DRC), Malawi
Tuesday Congo (DRC)
Thursday Eritrea, Ethiopia
Friday Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Mali
Sunday Mauritius
Wednesday Angola*
Thursday Uganda
Wednesday Mauritius, Rwanda
Friday Mozambique, Sao Tome and Principe
Saturday Angola, Mauritius
Sunday Burundi
Monday Burundi
Saturday Cameroon, Liberia
Thursday Uganda
Friday Libya
Saturday Comoros, Djibouti, Gambia, Mauritius, Mayotte*, Sierra Leone, Somalia*
Monday Angola
Tuesday Angola, Cape Verde*, Zimbabwe
Wednesday Cape Verde*
Thursday Ethiopia
Friday Malawi
Monday Ghana
Wednesday Angola, Burkina Faso, Chad, Eritrea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Madagascar*, Sierra Leone, Uganda, Zambia
Saturday Lesotho
Sunday Mauritius, Zambia
Monday Zambia
Wednesday Liberia
Saturday Comoros
Sunday Libya
Monday Tunisia
Tuesday Namibia, South Africa
Wednesday Mauritius
Thursday Angola
Friday Angola
Sunday Mali
Wednesday Central African Republic, Madagascar
Monday Angola
Tuesday Angola, Sénégal
Thursday Burundi, Congo (DRC)*
Friday Angola, Botswana, Cameroon, Cape Verde*, Gambia, Ghana, Equatorial Guinea, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe*, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, South Sudan, Swaziland (eSwatini), Tanzania, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Saturday Botswana, Malawi, Seychelles, South Sudan, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Sunday Madagascar, Namibia, South Sudan, Sudan*, Tunisia, Zimbabwe
Monday Botswana, Burkina Faso, Bénin, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo (Republic), Côte d'Ivoire, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mayotte, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Réunion, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, South Sudan, Swaziland (eSwatini), Sénégal, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Friday Eritrea*, Ethiopia, Liberia
Sunday Eritrea*, Ethiopia, Sudan*
Monday Gabon
Tuesday Gambia, Guinea, Zimbabwe
Wednesday Côte d'Ivoire, Niger, Swaziland (eSwatini)
Friday Algeria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Bénin, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Eritrea*, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mayotte*, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Sudan, Sénégal, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda
Saturday Algeria, Comoros, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Gambia, Kenya, Libya, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan*, Sudan, Tanzania, Tunisia
Sunday Comoros, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco*, Somalia*, Sudan, Tunisia
Monday Niger, Sudan
Tuesday Swaziland (eSwatini)
Wednesday Tanzania
Thursday Mayotte, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Togo
Friday Zambia
Saturday Cape Verde*
Monday Algeria, Angola, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Bénin, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo (DRC), Congo (Republic), Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mayotte, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Réunion, Sao Tome and Principe, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Swaziland (eSwatini), Sénégal, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Thursday Namibia
Friday Ethiopia
Monday Mayotte, Réunion
Sunday Liberia, Malawi
Monday Liberia, Malawi
Tuesday South Sudan
Wednesday Congo (DRC)
Thursday Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Bénin, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo (Republic), Côte d'Ivoire, Gabon, Lesotho, Madagascar, Mayotte, Namibia, Réunion, Somalia*, Swaziland (eSwatini), Sénégal, Togo
Friday Cape Verde*, Somalia*
Saturday Cameroon
Wednesday Eritrea
Thursday Gambia, Guinea, Lesotho, Mali, Mauritania, Namibia, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Saturday Nigeria*
Sunday Ethiopia, Gabon, Madagascar
Monday Bénin, Central African Republic, Congo (Republic), Côte d'Ivoire, Gabon, Madagascar, Mayotte, Nigeria, Réunion, Sénégal, Togo
Thursday Cape Verde, Kenya
Saturday Uganda
Monday Equatorial Guinea
Thursday Equatorial Guinea, Seychelles
Friday Uganda
Saturday Congo (Republic)
Monday Nigeria
Friday South Africa
Sunday Seychelles
Monday Seychelles
Tuesday Eritrea
Wednesday Togo
Sunday Mozambique
Monday Madagascar, Mozambique, Somalia
Tuesday Djibouti, Djibouti, Libya, Sudan
Wednesday Algeria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Bénin, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Djibouti, Eritrea*, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Libya, Madagascar, Mayotte, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Sudan, Sénégal, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda
Thursday Algeria, Comoros, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Guinea, Kenya, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Nigeria, Seychelles, Somalia, South Sudan*, Sudan, Tunisia
Friday Central African Republic, Congo (DRC), Libya, Mauritania, Morocco*, Somalia*, Sudan
Saturday Botswana, Burundi, Rwanda, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania*
Monday Rwanda, Zambia
Tuesday Rwanda, Zambia
Wednesday Algeria, Cape Verde
Thursday Comoros, Malawi
Friday Tanzania
Sunday South Sudan
Wednesday Sao Tome and Principe
Friday Mayotte, Réunion
Monday Botswana, Lesotho
Tuesday Botswana
Wednesday Algeria, Comoros, Djibouti, Gambia*, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Somalia*, Sudan, Tanzania*, Tunisia
Saturday Gambia, Swaziland (eSwatini)
Tuesday Tunisia
Wednesday Liberia
Friday Algeria, Gambia, Mali, Somalia, Sénégal
Sunday Morocco, South Sudan
Tuesday Bénin, Congo (DRC)
Thursday Equatorial Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Niger
Friday Ghana, Rwanda
Saturday Burkina Faso
Monday Côte d'Ivoire, Zambia
Tuesday Tanzania
Wednesday South Africa
Friday Chad
Sunday Central African Republic, Tunisia
Monday Morocco, Zimbabwe
Tuesday Burkina Faso, Burundi, Bénin, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Congo (Republic), Côte d'Ivoire, Gabon, Gambia, Guinea, Equatorial Guinea, Madagascar, Mayotte, Rwanda, Réunion, Seychelles, Sénégal, Togo, Zimbabwe
Wednesday Gabon
Thursday Gabon
Sunday Morocco
Monday Morocco
Thursday Liberia
Saturday Namibia
Friday Eritrea
Sunday Sénégal
Monday Swaziland (eSwatini)
Wednesday Sao Tome and Principe, Swaziland (eSwatini)
Thursday Mozambique
Tuesday Eritrea*, Ethiopia
Saturday Libya
Sunday Angola
Wednesday Mauritius
Thursday Ghana
Friday Mali
Sunday Guinea-Bissau, South Africa
Monday Mozambique, South Africa
Wednesday Algeria, Burkina Faso, Bénin, Cameroon, Chad, Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea*, Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea, Libya, Mayotte*, Niger, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Sénégal, Tanzania, Tunisia
Thursday Côte d'Ivoire, Eritrea*, Ethiopia, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco
Friday Morocco*
Saturday Botswana, Sao Tome and Principe
Sunday Nigeria
Monday Botswana, Guinea, Nigeria
Wednesday Lesotho, Mozambique
Thursday Mali
Monday Uganda
Tuesday Kenya
Thursday Equatorial Guinea
Friday Burundi
Saturday Tanzania
Sunday Malawi, Tunisia
Monday Malawi
Wednesday Zambia
Friday Kenya
Saturday Burundi
Monday Libya
Tuesday Zambia
Sunday Uganda
Tuesday Burkina Faso
Nov Wednesday Algeria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Bénin, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo (Republic), Côte d'Ivoire, Gabon, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mayotte, Réunion, Seychelles, Sénégal, Togo
Nov Thursday Angola, Liberia, Mauritius
Nov Friday Angola
Nov Monday Morocco
Nov Friday Mozambique*
Nov Saturday Angola, Mayotte, Réunion
Nov Sunday Comoros, Mauritius
Nov Tuesday Guinea-Bissau
Nov Wednesday Côte d'Ivoire
Nov Saturday Morocco
Nov Tuesday Chad, Congo (Republic), Mauritania
Nov Wednesday Liberia
Dec Friday Central African Republic, Chad, Ghana
Dec Friday Equatorial Guinea, Seychelles
Dec Saturday Tanzania
Dec Sunday Namibia
Dec Monday Burkina Faso, Namibia
Dec Tuesday Kenya
Dec Saturday South Africa
Dec Sunday Tunisia
Dec Monday Niger
Dec Wednesday Réunion
Dec Thursday Sao Tome and Principe
Dec Friday Zimbabwe
Dec Sunday Libya, South Sudan
Dec Monday Angola, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Bénin, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo (DRC), Congo (Republic), Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Eritrea*, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Mayotte, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Réunion, Sao Tome and Principe, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland (eSwatini), Sénégal, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Dec Tuesday Botswana, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Africa, South Sudan, Swaziland (eSwatini), Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe
Dec Saturday Swaziland (eSwatini)

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