Public Holidays in Nigeria in 2018

Nigeria Upcoming Public Holidays in Nigeria

Women's Day
International Women's Day

8 March 2018 This National holiday is in 14 days. The United Nations has declared March 8th to be a day when the world should celebrate, ...

Good Friday
Good Friday

30 March 2018 This National holiday is in 36 days. Good Friday occurs on the Friday before Easter. The day commemorates the Crucifixion of...

Easter Monday
Easter Monday

2 April 2018 This National holiday is in 39 days. Easter is probably the most important holiday of the Christian year, celebrating the Re...

Nigeria List of National Public holidays of Nigeria in 2018

Day Date Holiday Comments
Monday January 01 New Year's Day
Thursday January 25 Public Holiday Osun. for Local Government Parliamentary Election
Friday January 26 Public Holiday Osun. for Local Government Parliamentary Election
Thursday February 01 Public Holiday Anambra. Funeral of late Vice President, Dr. Ekwueme
Thursday March 08 Women's Day
Friday March 30 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
Monday April 02 Easter Monday Monday after Easter Sunday
Tuesday May 01 Workers' Day
Sunday May 27 Childrens Day A public holiday for Primary and Secondary school children
Tuesday May 29 Democracy Day Commemorates the restoration of democracy in 1999
Tuesday June 12 Public Holiday Lagos, Ogun, Osun, Oyo. marks the annulled general election of 1993
Friday June 15 Eid-el-fitri Sallah The end of Ramadan
Wednesday August 22 Id el Kabir Eid Al Adha. Date varies on Lunar cycle
Monday October 01 Independence Day Independence from the United Kingdom in 1960
Saturday December 22 Sambisa Memorial Day Borno only
Tuesday December 25 Christmas Day
Wednesday December 26 Boxing Day Celebrated on 26th December


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