Christmas Holidays get a boom
Government, on Monday, has declared the following days as Public holidays. They are Monday December 27, 2004, Tuesday December 28 and Monday, January 3, 2005. A statement signed by Mr Hackman Owusu-Agyemang, Minister of the Interior said, "in view of the fact that Christmas Day, 25th December 2004 and Boxing Day, 26th December fall on Saturday and Sunday respectively and New Year's Day, 1st January 2005, also falls on Sunday, the President by an Executive Instrument has declared the following days as Public Holidays; These are: Monday 27th December 2004 (for 25th December 2004; Tuesday 28th December 2004 (for 26th December 2004 and Monday 3rd January 2005 (for 1st January 2005). The statement said the days should be observed as such throughout the country.