Prophet Mohammed’s holiday moved to December
Employment Minister Semi Koroilavesau yesterday deferred the Prophet Mohammed public holiday to December 12. Mr Koroilavesau made the change and advised all workers, employers and the general public that the public holiday for Prophet’s Mohammed’s Birthday will NOT be celebrated on Wednesday, 30th March as earlier announced on Gazette Number 68. “The Minister hereby confirms that the public holiday for Prophet Mohammed’s Birthday will be celebrated on Monday, 12th December 2016 as per amended Gazette Notice No. 77,” said a ministerial press release yesterday.