According to the Public Holidays Act 2001 (Act 601) Ghana has in all 13 Public Holidays in 2016.
Meanwhile, Professor Agyeman Badu Akosa, a member of the Convention People’s Party (CPP) has condemned the excess Ghanaian craze for public holidays in Ghana.
In an interview with Accra based Citi FM, Prof. Akosa said the practice is affecting productivity; especially where holidays have to be pushed from a weekend to a working day.
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List of National and Public Holidays in Ghana for the year 2016