Friday, 07 May

Monday, May 3 declared public holiday

President Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has declared Monday, 3 May 2021, a public holiday.

This is to commemorate May Day (Workers’ Day), which falls on Saturday, 1 May.

A statement issued by the Ministry for the Interior and signed by sector minister Ambrose Dery on Thursday, 29 April 2021 noted: “In  view  of  the  fact  that 1st  May 2021  falls  on  a Saturday, His Excellency, the President  of the Republic of Ghana, has, by Executive Instrument  (E.I), in accordance  with  Section  2 of the  Public Holidays  and Commemorative  Days Act, (Act 601) declared  Monday, 3rd May 2021 as an additional Public Holiday and should  be observed  as such throughout the country.”