Monday, September 21, 2020, has been declared a public holiday to mark Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Day in Ghana.
The Minister for the Interior, Ambrose Dery has announced Tuesday, September 21, 2021, as a public holiday.
The day is to mark Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Day.
“The general public is hereby reminded that Monday, September 21, 2020, which marks Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Day is a statutory Public Holiday and should be observed as such throughout the country,” the Ministry for Interior noted in a statement.
In Ghana, this is the first time that the government of Ghana has slated September 21st as a day to celebrate the first president of the republic of Ghana Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah.