National Holidays in Nigeria in 2017

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Nigeria List of Holidays in Nigeria in 2017

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Sunday Sun New Year's Day National Holiday
Monday Mon New Year's Day (in lieu) National Holiday Public Holiday as News Years Day falls on a Sunday
Friday Fri Public Holiday Regional Holiday Edo only. Mourn Samuel Ogbemudia
Friday Fri Good Friday National Holiday Friday before Easter Sunday
Monday Mon Easter Monday National Holiday
Monday Mon Worker's Day National Holiday International Workers' Day
Friday Fri Public Holiday Regional Holiday Ekiti only. Mourn Samuel Ogbemudia
Saturday Sat Children's Day Not A Public Holiday School Holiday
Monday Mon Democracy Day National Holiday Commemorates the restoration of democracy in 1999
Monday Mon Public Holiday Regional Holiday Osun. marks the annulled general election of 1993
Monday Mon Public Holiday Regional Holiday Ogun, Ondo, Oyo. In honour of the late Chief MKO Abiola
Sunday Sun Eid-el-fitri Sallah National Holiday End of Ramadan
Monday Mon Sallah Holiday National Holiday
Tuesday Tue Sallah Holiday National Holiday
Tuesday Tue Public Holiday Regional Holiday To mourn the death of Alhaji Yusuf Maitama Sule
Monday Mon Public Holiday Regional Holiday Osun. for Isese Festival
Monday Mon Public Holiday and Thanksgiving Day Regional Holiday Kogi. For safe return of President Buhari
Friday Fri Id el Kabir National Holiday Feast of the Sacrifice
Thursday Thu Islamic New Year Regional Holiday Osun
Thursday Thu Islamic New Year Regional Holiday Oyo
Friday Fri Islamic New Year Regional Holiday Kano
Friday Fri Islamic New Year Regional Holiday Sokoto
Friday Fri Islamic New Year Regional Holiday Jigawa
Sunday Sun Independence Day National Holiday
Friday Fri Public Holiday Regional Holiday Adamawa. To allow travel for governorship polls on 18th
Friday Fri Eid-el Maulud National Holiday Birthday of Prophet Muhammad
Friday Fri Sambisa Memorial Day Regional Holiday Borno only
Monday Mon Christmas Day National Holiday
Tuesday Tue Boxing Day National Holiday Day of Goodwill

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