General Notice 351 of 2015
PUBLIC HOLIDAYS AND PROHIBITION OF BUSINESS
ACT [CHAPTER 10:21]
Public Holidays in 2016
IT is hereby declared that, in terms of section 2(1) of the Public Holidays and Prohibition of Business Act [Chapter 10:21], the days listed in the Schedule will be public holidays in 2016. This list does not include any days which the President may declare to be public holidays in terms of section 2(2) of the Public Holidays and Prohibition of Business Act [Chapter 10:21].
HON. I.M.C. CHOMBO (M.P.)
16-10-2015. Minister of Home Affairs.
PUBLIC HOLIDAYS IN 2016
1. New Year's Day Friday 1st January, 2016
2. Easter Friday Friday 25th March, 2016
3. Easter Saturday Saturday 26th March, 2016
4. Easter Sunday Sunday 27th March, 2016
5. Easter Monday Monday 28th March, 2016
6. Independence Day Monday 18th April, 2016
7. Worker's Day Sunday 1st May, 2016
8. Public Holiday Monday 2nd May, 2016
9. Africa Day Wednesday 25th May, 2016
10. Heroes' Day Monday 8th August, 2016
11. Defence Forces National Day Tuesday 9th August, 2016
12. National Unity Day Thursday 22nd December, 2016
13. Christmas Day Sunday 25th December, 2016
14. Boxing Day Monday 26th December, 2016
15. Public Holiday Tuesday 27th December, 2016
Note by Veritas: This notice was published in the Government Gazette of 16th October, 2015. It replaces the defective notice that was gazetted as General Notice 242/2015 on 28th August 2015.