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Public Holidays for 2022

Nigeria Public Holidays 2022

This page contains a national calendar of all 2022 public holidays. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates

Saturday, January 1, 2022New Year’s Day
Monday, January 3, 2022New Year’s Day Public Holiday
Friday, April 15, 2022Good Friday
Monday, April 18, 2022Easter Monday
Sunday, May 1, 2022Labour Day
Monday, May 2, 2022Workers’ Day Public Holiday
Tuesday, May 3, 2022Eid al-Fitr
Wednesday, May 4, 2022Eid al-Fitr  Public Holiday
Sunday, June 12, 2022Democracy Day
Monday, June 13, 2022Democracy Day Public Holiday
Likely July 9-11, 2022*Eid al-Adha
Monday, July 11, 2022Eid al-Adha
Tuesday, July 12, 2022Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
Saturday, October 1, 2022Independence Day
Monday, October 3, 2022National Day
Saturday, October 8, 2022Mawlid
Monday, October 10, 2022Mawlid Public Holiday
Sunday, December 25, 2022Christmas Day
Monday, December 26, 2022Boxing Day
Tuesday, December 27, 2022Christmas Public Holiday