The general public is informed of the Declaration of Friday, December 2nd, 2022 as a Statutory Public Holiday in Ghana.
Friday, 2nd December, 2022 marks Farmers Day in Ghana. As such, the day is to be celebrated and observed as as a public and statutory holiday.
The President of the Republic of Ghana has by an Executive Instrument (EI), and in accordance with section 2 of the Public Holidays and Commemorative Days Act, 2001 (601) declared the Public Holiday.
The Minister for the Interior, Ambrose Dery, issued a press release with the aforementioned information (Declaration) to the general public.
The said holiday is to be observed as a public holiday. You might want to know more about the Public Holidays in Ghana 2022.
Kindly find official statement below;
The general public is hereby reminded that Friday, 2nd December, 2022 which marks Farmers’ Day is a Statutory Public holiday and should be observed as such throughout the country.
2nd December, 2022 falls on a Friday and therefore, His Excellency, the President of the Republic of Ghana has by an Executive Instrument (EI), and in accordance with section 2 of the Public Holidays and Commemorative Days Act, 2001 (601) declared Friday, 2nd December, 2022 as a Public Holiday and should be observed as such throughout the country.
AMBROSE DERY (MP)
MINISTER FOR THE INTERIOR
Issued in Accra this day, 29th November 2022
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