National Holidays in Namibia in 2021

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List of Holidays in Namibia in 2021

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