NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 23 – The government has declared Tuesday, December 27 a public holiday.
The special gazette notice was issued by Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Nkaissery.
“The Cabinet Secretary Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Government has declared Tuesday the 27th of December 2016 a public holiday through a notice in the Kenya gazette,” a statement from the Government Spokesman Eric Kiraithe stated.
“The Office of the Government Spokesman takes this opportunity to wish all of you Merry Christmas and a Blessed New Year 2017.”
The holiday has been declared since Christmas Day falls on Sunday.