National Holidays in Namibia in 2024

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Namibia Upcoming Holidays

List of Holidays in Namibia in 2024

Day Date Holiday Name Comments
Monday New Year's Day
Monday Public Holiday
Thursday Independence Day
Friday Good Friday
Sunday Easter Day
Monday Easter Monday
Wednesday Worker's Day International Workers' Day
Saturday Cassinga Day
Thursday Ascension Day 39 days after Easter Sunday
Saturday Africa Day
Tuesday Genocide Memorial Day
Monday Heroes Day
Tuesday International Human Rights Day
Wednesday Christmas Day
Thursday Day of Goodwill


  • Namibia's Public Holidays Act, Act 26 of 1990 provides for 12 public holidays annually.
  • If a public holiday falls on a Sunday the following Monday will be a public holiday, unless the Monday is already a public holiday.
  • The President may declare any day in a particular year as a public holiday by proclamation in the Government Gazette.