The business world's No-Go Days!

Niger : public and bank holidays, closure of banks, stock exchanges, school vacations

link

Niger : complete schedule of public and bank holidays, closure of banks and stock exchanges, school vacations, trade fairs, cultural and sporting events, festivals, carnivals, election during the next 3 months


Currency: Communauté Africaine Financière Franc (XAF)
br>Internet domain: .ne - telephone code: +277 - International dialing code: 00 - GMT offset: +1 (DST: no)
Weekend: Saturday & Sunday

IF YOU NEED TRANSLATION INTO THIS COUNTRY's LANGUAGE(S): French (150 million speakers in 30 countries), Haoussa (35 million speakers), vernaculars, Peul (16 million speakers), Zerma ...
Contact edit!
DateNameKindMore
Saturday January 1, 2022New Year's DaySecular holiday
view more
Monday January 3, 2022Christmas holiday (end)School holidays
view more
Monday January 31, 2022Parliament recess (end)Special Events
view more
Monday February 14, 2022Valentine's Daycards/flowers
view more
Friday February 18, 2022Winter holiday (beginning)School holidays
view more
Monday March 7, 2022Winter holiday (end)School holidays
view more
Sunday April 3, 2022Start of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day)cards/flowers
view more
Monday April 18, 2022Easter MondayCatholic or protestant
view more
Friday April 22, 2022Easter holiday (beginning)School holidays
view more
Sunday April 24, 2022National Concord DaySecular holiday
view more
Friday April 29, 2022Nuzul al Qu'ran - Revelation of the Quran (may be changed to the nearest day)Muslim, Sufi
view more
Sunday May 1, 2022Labor Day/May DaySecular holiday
view more
Monday May 2, 2022End of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day)Muslim, Sufi
view more
Monday May 9, 2022Easter holiday (end)School holidays
view more
Friday July 1, 2022Summer holiday (beginning)School holidays
view more
Friday July 8, 2022Parliament recess (beginning)Special Events
view more
Saturday July 9, 2022Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)Muslim, Sufi
view more
Sunday July 10, 2022Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)Muslim, Sufi
view more
Saturday July 30, 2022El am Hejir New Year (may be changed to the nearest day)Muslim, Sufi
view more

New Year's Day

-
Saturday January 1, 2022
Secular holiday : The world's most widely celebrated holiday, New Years was set on January 1 by Julius Caesar because that was the date the Roman consuls took over their duties. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Christmas holiday (end)

-
Monday January 3, 2022
School holidays : Lycée La Fontaine, Niamey
www.fontaine.ne
Ministry of Education calendar not available
http://www.education.gouv.ne/
Schooling is mandatory till age 15, but 50% of children do not attend school
Teaching language: French
schools close on Sunday
school uniforms not required

Dates confirmed till Aug 2022

Please note that authorities may take last-minute decisions; please double-check if this information is vital to you
Make a Paypal donation of euros 10 to [email protected] to purchase the full calendar for Niger schoolsbr> Contact [email protected] to purchase a file containing confirmed calendars of 550 countries and regions.

Parliament recess (end)

-
Monday January 31, 2022
Special Events :

Valentine's Day

-
Monday February 14, 2022
cards/flowers : Introduced by Pope Gelasus in 498, perhaps in response to a local Roman tradition of lovers writing their names on an urn in February

Winter holiday (beginning)

-
Friday February 18, 2022
School holidays :

Winter holiday (end)

-
Monday March 7, 2022
School holidays : Lycée La Fontaine, Niamey

Start of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day)

-
Sunday April 3, 2022
cards/flowers :

Easter Monday

-
Monday April 18, 2022
Catholic or protestant : In the year 325, the Council of Nicée determined a date fo Easter. Full Moon would fall the 14th day of a moon month (1). Easter would be marked by the dominical letter(2)and the epactus(3). With the establishment of the equinox ne variatur on March 21, algorithms where elaborated to attribuate a date for Easter whatever the year.
Time between two consecutive new moons: 20 days 12 hours 44 minutes 2.8 - Gives a letter code for the year's calendar Age of the moon on January 1st, minus one unity, 0 being the new moon's age.

Easter holiday (beginning)

-
Friday April 22, 2022
School holidays : Lycée La Fontaine, Niamey

National Concord Day

-
Sunday April 24, 2022
Secular holiday : This day was institutionalized on April 24, 1995, a year after the signing of the Ouagadougou Peace Agreement on 9 October 1994 between the government and the Tuareg rebellion, after years of hostilities that marked the northern part of the country.

Nuzul al Qu'ran - Revelation of the Quran (may be changed to the nearest day)

-
Friday April 29, 2022
Muslim, Sufi :

Labor Day/May Day

-
Sunday May 1, 2022
Secular holiday : Chicago, Saturday May 1st, 1886: 350,000 workers go on strike to call for an 8-hour working day. Industries are paralyzed nationwide. On Monday, as demonstrations go on, the police open fire. On Tuesday, Chicago is again on strike. Following a bomb launched against them, the police shoot again. 12 dead, of which 7 policemen. 8 anarchists will be condemned and executed. In 1889, the Socialist International Movement met in Paris and declared this day international workers' day . The Soviets will follow suit, just as the Nazis. In France, under the Vichy regime (1940-1944), the celebration is renamed Labour Day .

End of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day)

-
Monday May 2, 2022
Muslim, Sufi : Also called Korité)

Easter holiday (end)

-
Monday May 9, 2022
School holidays : Lycée La Fontaine, Niamey

Summer holiday (beginning)

-
Friday July 1, 2022
School holidays : Lycée La Fontaine, Niamey

Parliament recess (beginning)

-
Friday July 8, 2022
Special Events :

Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)

-
Saturday July 9, 2022
Muslim, Sufi : The second main celebration of Islam. It celebrates Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his son in obedience to God. Muslims make their annual pilgrimage, or the Hajj , to Makkah (Mecca) in Saudi Arabia.

Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)

-
Sunday July 10, 2022
Muslim, Sufi : The second main celebration of Islam. It celebrates Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his son in obedience to God. Muslims make their annual pilgrimage, or the Hajj , to Makkah (Mecca) in Saudi Arabia.

El am Hejir New Year (may be changed to the nearest day)

-
Saturday July 30, 2022
Muslim, Sufi : The event where Muhammad fled Mecca with a small group of followers to go to Medina (Yathrib) in the year 622 A.D., under mounting hostility towards Muhammad. Muslim calendar starts from this date (A.H.), which was established in `Umar's reign. Medina is about 200 miles north of Mecca. Muhammad arrived there on 20th Sep 622 A.D. The name of the city was changed to Medinatu'l-Nabi (city of the Prophet).