National Holidays in Namibia in 2022

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Namibia Upcoming Holidays

List of Holidays in Namibia in 2022

Day Date Holiday Name Comments
Saturday New Year's Day
Monday Independence Day
Friday Good Friday
Sunday Easter Day
Monday Easter Monday
Sunday Worker's Day International Workers' Day
Monday Worker's Day (in lieu) International Workers' Day
Wednesday Cassinga Day
Wednesday Africa Day
Thursday Ascension Day 39 days after Easter Sunday
Friday Heroes Day
Saturday International Human Rights Day
Sunday Christmas Day
Monday Family Day
Tuesday Family Day (in lieu)


  • 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.