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Holidays and Observances in Nigeria in 2019

Holidays and Observances in Nigeria in 2019

Date NameType
1 JanTuesdayNew Year's DayPublic Holiday
21 JanMondayPresident Buhari's Re-Election Campaign HolidayLocal holiday
22 FebFridayElection DayPublic Holiday
8 MarFridayWomen's DayObservance
20 MarWednesdayMarch EquinoxSeason
31 MarSundayMothering SundayObservance
19 AprFridayGood FridayPublic Holiday
20 AprSaturdayHoly SaturdayObservance, Christian
21 AprSundayEaster SundayObservance, Christian
22 AprMondayEaster MondayPublic Holiday
25 AprThursdayPresidential VisitLocal holiday
1 MayWednesdayWorkers' DayPublic Holiday
27 MayMondayChildren's DayObservance
29 MayWednesdayPresidential Inauguration HolidayPublic Holiday
4 JunTuesdayId el FitrPublic Holiday
5 JunWednesdayId el Fitr holidayPublic Holiday
12 JunWednesdayDemocracy DayPublic Holiday
16 JunSundayFather's DayObservance
21 JunFridayJune SolsticeSeason
12 AugMondayId el KabirPublic Holiday
13 AugTuesdayId el Kabir additional holidayPublic Holiday
1 SepSundayAl-Hijra (Islamic New Year)Local holiday
23 SepMondaySeptember EquinoxSeason
1 OctTuesdayNational DayPublic Holiday
10 NovSundayId el MauludPublic Holiday
22 DecSundayDecember SolsticeSeason
22 DecSundaySambisa Memorial DayLocal holiday
24 DecTuesdayChristmas EveObservance, Christian
25 DecWednesdayChristmas DayPublic Holiday
26 DecThursdayBoxing DayPublic Holiday
31 DecTuesdayNew Year's EveObservance

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