The government has proclaimed Friday, May 14, 2021 as a public holiday to allow the Muslim faithful to observe Idd-ul-Fitr.

Interior Cabinet Secretary Dr. Fred Matiang’i revealed this in a Gazette Notice dated on Friday 7th May.

“It is notified for the general information of the public that the Cabinet Secretary for Interior and Co-ordination of National Government, in exercise of the powers conferred by section 2(1) of the Public Holidays Act, declares that Friday, the 14th May, 2021, shall be a public holiday to mark Idd-ul-Fitr,” reads the notice.