May 25 declared as a public holiday by the gov’t

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May 25 declared as a public holiday by the gov't

May 25, 2020, has been declared as a statutory public holiday by the government through the Ministry of Interior.

This was contained in a press release signed by the Minister of Interior, Ambrose Dery.

The holiday is to mark Eid-Al-Fitr celebrations by Muslims across the globe.

“The general public is hereby notified that Sunday, 24th May 2020 marks EID-AL-FITR which is a Statutory Public Holiday. However, 24th May 2020 falls on a Sunday and by Executive Instrument (E.I), His Excellency, the president of the Republic of Ghana, in accordance with section 2 of the Public Holidays and Commemorative Days Act, 2001 (601) has declared Monday, 25th May 2020 as a Public Holiday and should be observed as such throughout the country,” the Ministry explained in the statement.

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Read the full press release below

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