Public Holidays in Ghana 2022

Public Holidays in Ghana

Here is the list of all Public Holidays in the republic of Ghana in 2022.

What is a Holiday?

  • A Holiday is a day set aside for celebration or amusement during which no work is done.
  • It is sometimes a day when people journey or trip away from home for an extended period of time

What is a Public Holiday? 

A public holiday is a nationally recognized and observed day, usually established by law, when most workers do not work.

About Public Holidays in Ghana 2022

The Ghanaian constitution mandates that certain days be observed as a statutory holiday. The Ministry of Interior has issued a press release outlining this year’s holiday observance plan.

The following is a list of Ghana’s public holidays in 2022. The following tables detail all of Ghana’s statutory holidays and commemorative days for 2022.

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List of Public Holidays in Ghana 2022

DAY

DATE

HOLIDAY NAME

TYPE

COMMENTS

Saturday Jan 01 New Year’s Day Public Holiday
Monday Jan 03 New Year’s Day (in lieu) Public Holiday
Friday Jan 07 Constitution Day Public Holiday
Sunday Mar 06 Independence Day Public Holiday National Day
Monday Mar 07 Independence Day (in lieu) Public Holiday National Day
Friday Apr 15 Good Friday Public Holiday
Monday Apr 18 Easter Monday Public Holiday

Sunday May 01 Workers’ Day Public Holiday International Workers’ Day
Monday May 02 Workers Day (in lieu) Public Holiday International Workers’ Day
Tuesday May 03 Eid ul-Fitr Public Holiday End of Ramadan
Wednesday May 25 African Union Day Not A Public Holiday Commemorative Day
Sunday Jul 10 Eidul-Adha Public Holiday Feast of the Sacrifice
Thursday Aug 04 Founders’ Day Public Holiday
Wednesday Sep 21 Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Day Public Holiday
Friday Dec 02 Farmer’s Day Public Holiday 1st Friday in December
Sunday Dec 25 Christmas Day Public Holiday

Monday Dec 26 Boxing Day (in lieu) Public Holiday

Take Note: 

  • In contrast to the public holidays; Commemorative days would not be observed as public holidays

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