​​​Dates of N​ote

2017

January 2017

1​

New Year’s Day (Kenya, Uganda, UK)

1

National Tree Planting Day (Tanzania)

12

Zanzibar Revolution Day (Tanzania)

26

NRM Liberation Day (Uganda)

February 2017

5

Kashmir Day (Pakistan)

8

Tanzania Convocation Ceremony

11

Uganda Convocation Ceremony

15

Kenya Convocation Ceremony

​16​Archbishop Janani Luwum Day (Uganda)

March 2017

8

International Women’s Day (Uganda)

21

Naw Roz and Farmer's Day (Afghanistan)

​23

​Pakistan Day​

April 2017

​7

​Karume Day (Tanzania)

​14​Good Friday (Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, UK)
​16​Easter (Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, UK)
​17​Easter Monday (Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, UK)

​26

Union Day (Tanzania)

​28

​Celebration of Islamic Revolution (Afghanistan)

May 2017

1

Labour / May Day (Kenya, Pakistan, Tanzania, Uganda, UK)

1

Early May Bank Holiday (UK)

​​27*​Ramadan

29

Spring Bank Holiday (UK)

June 2017

1

Madaraka Day (Kenya)

3

Martyr’s Day (Uganda)

9

​​Heroes’ Day (Uganda)

25*

Eid-ul-Fitr

July 2017

7

Saba Saba Day / Dar es Salaam Trade Fair Day (Tanzania)

August 2017

8

Nane Nane Day / Farmer’s Day (Tanzania)

14

Independence Day (Pakistan)

​19

​Independence Day (Afghanistan)

28

Summer Bank Holiday (UK)

September 2017

1*

Eid-ul-Adha

​6

Defence Day (Pakistan)

9

​Ahmad Shah Massoud Day (Afghanistan)

​11

Quaid-e-Azam / Jinnnah’s Death Anniversary (Pakistan)

October 2017

​1*​Ashura-e-Moharram

9

Independence Day (Uganda)

10

Moi Day (Kenya)

14

Nyerere Day (Tanzania)

20

Mashujaa Day (Kenya)

29

Naming Day (Tanzania)

November 2017

9

Iqbal Day (Pakistan)

26

Thanksgiving (US)

December 2017

​​​TBA​Convocation (Pakistan)
​1*​Milad-un-Nabi (Birth of the Prophet)

9​

Independence Day (Tanzania)

12

Jamhuri / Independence Day (Kenya)

25

Quaid-e-Azam Birthday (Pakistan)

25

Christmas  (Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, UK)

26

Boxing Day (Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, UK)

Tentative on moon sighting​​​​​​​​​​​​