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