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Sierra Leone

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Sierra Leone

Holidays & Observances in Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone is a country on the coast of West Africa. It is made up of several different cultural groups, many of who maintain their traditional language and religion despite European interference throughout history. Islam and Christianity are common, but they are often mixed with indigenous beliefs when followed. The country is currently recovering from an extensive civil war, so holiday traditions are still being formed reformed. Celebrations vary across the country due to religion and cultural group.

 

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Country Observances

Common Observance Country Holiday Observance Type Holiday Date
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