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Cs Matiang’i ;11th July, 2022 a public holiday marking Idd–ul –Adha
Post by : Sue Njihia
Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang,i has declared Monday a public holiday to commemorate Idd-ul-Adha.
Idd- ul-Adha is the second and biggest of the two main holidays celebrated in Islam. It honors the willingness of Ibrahim to sacrifice his son Ismail as an act of obedience to Allah’s command
Idd ul-Adha 2022 in Kenya will begin in the evening of
Saturday , 9 July and ends in the evening of Sunday 10th July , dates may vary.
“IT IS notified for general information that in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 3 as read with section 2 (2) of the Public Holidays Act (Cap. 110), the Cabinet Secretary for Interior and Co-ordination of National Government declares Monday, 11th July, 2022 a public holiday marking Idd–ul –Adha,” reads the Gazette Notice , dated July 8.