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Public National Holidays in Benin

The following list are public holidays with a fixed, recurring date each year in Benin according to the Gregorian yearly calender.

National Holidays - dates & names
01 January
New Year's Day
10 January
Traditional Day
01 May
May Day
25 May
Ascension Day
05 June
Whit Monday
01 August
Independence Day
15 August
Assumption Day
26 October
Armed Forces Day
01 November
All Saints' Day
30 November
National Day
25 December
Christmas Day

Note: Public holidays according to other calendars or moveable dates are not included as of today.

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Benin is a republic in west Africa by the Gulf of Guinea. The country was called Dahomey but changed to Benin in 1975. The economy is underdeveloped and Benin is highly dependant on good relations to Nigeria. The economy is mainly based on agriculture and cotton farming.

A public national holiday is a day on which most people are free from work and school.
Public holidays are holidays established by law and sometimes based on historic events.

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