Dates of N​ote, 2016

January​​​​​​ 2016

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 2016

3​

Tanzania Convocation Ceremony​

5

Kashmir Day (Pakistan)

6

Uganda Convocation Ceremony

10

Kenya Convocation Ceremony

March 2016

8

International Women’s Day (Uganda)

21

Naw Roz and Farmer's Day (Afghanistan)

​23

​Pakistan Day​

25​

​Good Friday (Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, UK)

​27

​Easter (Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, UK)

​28

​Easter Monday (Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, UK)

April 2016

​7

​Karume Day (Tanzania)

​26

Union Day (Tanzania)

​28

​Celebration of Islamic Revolution (Afghanistan)

May 2016

1

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

2

Early May Bank Holiday (UK)

30

Spring Bank Holiday (UK)

June 2016

1

Madaraka Day (Kenya)

3

Martyr’s Day (Uganda)

6​ *

​​Ramadan

9

Heroes’ Day (Uganda)

July 2016

7

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

7 *

Eid-ul-Fitr

August 2016

8

Nane Nane Day / Farmer’s Day (Tanzania)

14

Independence Day (Pakistan)

​19

​Independence Day (Afghanistan)

30

Summer Bank Holiday (UK)

September 2016

6

Defence Day (Pakistan)

​9

​Ahmad Shah Massoud Day (Afghanistan)

11 *

Eid-ul-Adha 

​11

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

October 2016

9

Independence Day (Uganda)

10

Moi Day (Kenya)

​​11 *

Ashura-e-Moharram​

14

Nyerere Day (Tanzania)

20

Mashujaa Day (Kenya)

29

Naming Day (Tanzania)

November 2016

9

Iqbal Day (Pakistan)

11​​

Remembrance Day (UK)

19Convocation: Karachi

26

Thanksgiving (US)

December 2016

9​

Independence Day (Tanzania)

​12 *

​Milad-un-Nabi (Birth of the Prophet)​

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​​​​​​​​​​​