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Govt. declares August 5 as a Public Holiday

By Mutala Yakubu
Govt. declares August 5th as a Public Holiday
Govt. declares August 5th as a Public Holiday

The government has declared August 5, 2019, as a Public Holiday.


This development came about as a result of August 4, 2019, been the day which marks Founders Day.

Founders Day is a statutory Public Holiday and this year's celebration falls on a Sunday which is August 4, so in view of this President Akufo-Addo has by Executive Instrument (EI) declared Monday, August 5, 2019, as a Public Holiday.

A statement signed by Interior Minister Ambrose Dery directed all Ghanaians to observe the day.

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