Government Declares December 27, January 2 Public Holidays

    The government has declared Tuesday, December 27 and Monday, January 2, public holidays.

    According to Interior CS Kithure Kindiki, the two days will be observed as public holidays giving Kenyans a four-day Christmas weekend.

    Christmas, December 25, falls on a Sunday, and Boxing Day, December 26, falls on a Monday.

    Just like Christmas, January 1, 2023, will fall on a Sunday, occasioning its rescheduling to Monday, January 2, 2023.