Official Holidays in Rwanda in 2019

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Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Tuesday Tue New Year's Day Official Holiday
Wednesday Wed New Year's Holiday Official Holiday Holiday by Presidential Order
Friday Fri Heroes' Day Official Holiday
Sunday Sun Genocide against the Tutsi Memorial Day Official Holiday
Friday Fri Good Friday Official Holiday Friday before Easter Sunday
Monday Mon Easter Monday Official Holiday
Wednesday Wed Worker's Day Official Holiday International Workers' Day
Tuesday Tue Eid Ul Fitr Official Holiday End of Ramadan
Monday Mon Independence Day Official Holiday
Thursday Thu Liberation Day Official Holiday
Friday Fri Umuganura Day Official Holiday First Friday of August
Monday Mon Eid El Haj Holiday Official Holiday Feast of the Sacrifice
Thursday Thu Assumption Day Official Holiday
Wednesday Wed Christmas Day Official Holiday
Thursday Thu Boxing Day Official Holiday

Notes

  • Islamic holiday exact dates are subject to moon sightings and may differ from the date given
  • Except for Genocide against the Tutsi Memorial Day (7th April), if an official holiday falls on a weekend, the following working day shall be an official holiday
  • If two consecutive official holidays fall on a weekend, the two official holidays shall be compensated in one working day that follows
  • If two official holidays fall on the same working day, the following working day shall be an official holiday to compensate one of the two coinciding official holidays