President Akufo Addo has assented to the Public Holidays (Amendment) Act 2019. This means July 1 is no longer a public holiday
This was in a statement signed and issued by the Minister of Interior, Mr Ambrose Dery yesterday.
It added: “The Public Holidays (Amendment) Act 2019, (Act 986) states, Statutory Public Holidays and Commemorative days, which are African Union Day- 25th May and Republic Day- 1st July.
Whilst the Public holidays would be observed as such, the commemorative days would only be observed but not as holidays.
New Year’s Day- 1st January
Constitution Day- 7th January
Independence Dy- 6th March
Workers’ Day- 1st May
Founders’ Day -4th August
Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Day- 21st September
Farmers Day- 1st Friday in December
Christmas Day- 25th December
Boxing Day- 26th December
African Union Day- 25th May
Republic Day- 1st July