Nigeria Holidays in 2019

Holiday dateHoliday nameHoliday Type
Tue, January 1 New Year's DayPublic Holiday
Fri, March 8 Women's DayObservance
Wed, March 20 March equinoxSeason
Fri, April 19 Good FridayPublic Holiday
Sat, April 20 Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
Sun, April 21 Easter DayObservance, Christian
Mon, April 22 Easter MondayPublic Holiday
Wed, May 1 Workers' DayPublic Holiday
Mon, May 27 Children's DayObservance
Wed, May 29 Democracy DayPublic Holiday
Wed, June 5 Id el FitrPublic Holiday
Thu, June 6 Id el Fitr additional holidayPublic Holiday
Wed, June 12 June 12 CommemorationLocal Holiday
Fri, June 21 June SolsticeSeason
Mon, August 12 Id el KabirPublic Holiday
Tue, August 13 Id el Kabir additional holidayPublic Holiday
Sun, September 1 Al-Hijra (Islamic New Year)Local Holiday
Mon, September 23 September equinoxSeason
Tue, October 1 National DayPublic Holiday
Sun, November 10 Id el MauludPublic Holiday
Sun, December 22 December SolsticeSeason
Tue, December 24 Christmas EveObservance, Christian
Wed, December 25 Christmas DayPublic Holiday
Thu, December 26 Boxing DayPublic Holiday
Tue, December 31 New Year's EveObservance

Pentecost

Father’s Day

Corpus Christi

VJ Day

Ashura

Mabon