Years: 2022 2023 2024

Niger Public Holidays List 2023

Following are the list of Public, Office, School, Bank Holidays in Niger year 2023

S.no.DateHolidayType
101 Jan, SundayNew YearNational holiday
220 Mar, MondayMarch EquinoxSeason
310 Apr, MondayEaster MondayNational holiday
418 Apr, TuesdayLailat al-QadrNational holiday
522 Apr, SaturdayEid al-FitrNational holiday
624 Apr, MondayConcord DayNational holiday
701 May, MondayLabour DayNational holiday
818 Jun, SundayFather's DayObservance
921 Jun, WednesdayJune SolsticeSeason
1029 Jun, ThursdayEid al-AdhaNational holiday
1130 Jun, FridayEid al-Adha HolidayNational holiday
1219 Jul, WednesdayMuharramNational holiday
1303 Aug, ThursdayNigerien Independence DayNational holiday
1423 Sep, SaturdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
1527 Sep, WednesdayThe Prophet's BirthdayNational holiday
1618 Dec, MondayNigerien Republic DayNational holiday
1722 Dec, FridayDecember SolsticeSeason
1825 Dec, MondayChristmas DayNational holiday

New Year (01 Jan) : New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.

March Equinox (20 Mar) : March Equinox in Niger (Niamey)

Easter Monday (10 Apr) : Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.

Lailat al-Qadr (18 Apr) : Laylat al-Qadr commmemorates the time when Mohammad received the first verses of the Koran (Qu'ran).

Eid al-Fitr (22 Apr) : Eid-al-Fitr is a holiday to mark the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast during the hours of daylight.

Concord Day (24 Apr) : Concord Day is a public holiday in Niger

Labour Day (01 May) : Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.

Father's Day (18 Jun) : Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.

June Solstice (21 Jun) : June Solstice in Niger (Niamey)

Eid al-Adha (29 Jun) : Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is an Islamic festival falling on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (Thou al-Hijja) to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son.

Eid al-Adha Holiday (30 Jun) : Eid al-Adha Holiday is a public holiday in Niger

Muharram (19 Jul) : Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning.

Nigerien Independence Day (03 Aug) : Nigerien Independence Day is a public holiday in Niger

September Equinox (23 Sep) : September Equinox in Niger (Niamey)

The Prophet's Birthday (27 Sep) : Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.

Nigerien Republic Day (18 Dec) : Nigerien Republic Day is a public holiday in Niger

December Solstice (22 Dec) : December Solstice in Niger (Niamey)

Christmas Day (25 Dec) : Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.