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The Private Sector Eid Holidays Have Just Been Announced!

The Private Sector Eid Holidays Have Just Been Announced!”

He congratulated the Muslim faithful on a successful completion of the Ramadan.

The first sighting of the new moon is expected on Thursday evening, which means the country will celebrate Eid al-Fitr on Friday.

Muslims are now nearly at the end of their month-long fasting period known as Ramadan, which began on 16 May.

Find out what it's like for a family fasting during Ramadan?

According to reports, in India, Eid will begin on June 14 and end on June 15.

A statement signed by Mr Ambrose Dery, the Minister for Interior, and copied to the Ghana News Agency, said the day marks the Eid-ul-Fitr festival celebrated by the Islamic Community after fasting for twenty-nine (29) or thirty (30) days in the month of Ramadan.

Festivals in Islam are based on the lunar calendar, which is around 11 days shorter than the solar calendar - the calendar which most people in the world use in their day-to-day life.

On both Eids, many Muslims will go to special Eid prayers at their local mosque and have a day of celebrations with family and friends.

During this time Muslims will feast on an animal divided into three parts.

The Eid Al Fitr holiday for private sector workers will fall on the first and second days of Shawwal, 1439 Hijri, from Friday, June 15 until Saturday, June 16.

How do you celebrate Eid?



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