S‹o Tome and Principe National Independence Day

S‹o Tomé and Principe National Independence Day

July 12
On this day in 1975, São TomÉ and Principe gained official independence from Portugal and became a democratic republic. July 12 is a national holiday in São TomÉ and Principe.
CONTACTS:
Permanent Mission of Sao Tome and Principe to the UN
400 Park Ave., 7th Fl.
New York, NY 10168
212-317-0533; fax: 212-317-0580