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Holidays & Observances in Ghana

Ghana is a country in West Africa. It has a growing economy with quickly advancing technology and a detailed plan for future development. It is made up of many different tribes with different beliefs and over a hundred different languages. Christianity is the predominant religion, and due to its large population, Ghana has the largest Christian population in Africa. It also has a significant amount of Muslims and people who practice indigenous beliefs with multiple deities. Holidays, especially religious ones, are often celebrated differently in different communities.


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Country Observances

Common Observance Country Holiday Observance Type Holiday Date
Independence Day Ghana Independence Day National, Federal, Bank, Public
Good Friday Good Friday Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Easter Easter Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Easter Monday Easter Monday Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Christmas Christmas Eve Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Christmas Christmas National, Federal, Bank, Public
Boxing Day - St. Stephen's Day Boxing Day - St. Stephen's Day Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs