National Holidays in Namibia in 2019

Namibia 2019

List of Holidays in Namibia in 2019

Day Date Holiday Name Comments
Tuesday New Year's Day
Thursday Independence Day
Friday Good Friday
Monday Easter Monday
Wednesday Worker's Day International Workers' Day
Saturday Cassinga Day
Saturday Africa Day
Thursday Ascension Day 40 days after Easter
Monday Heroes Day
Wednesday Public Holiday For elections
Tuesday International Human Rights Day
Wednesday Christmas Day
Thursday Family Day


  • 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.