President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has declared Monday, March 8, 2021, a Public Holiday. This is to commemorate Ghana’s Independence Day anniversary, which falls on Saturday, 6 March. Meanwhile, there will be no parades this Independence Day.
This follows the suspension of parade as part of activities marking this year’s anniversary celebration. The suspension of parades is to avoid further spread of the deadly COVID-19.