National Holidays in Kenya in 2022

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List of Holidays in Kenya in 2022

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Saturday New Year's Day National Holiday
Friday Good Friday National Holiday International Catholic holiday
Monday Easter Monday National Holiday
Friday President Kibaki State Funeral National Holiday State funeral of President Kibaki
Monday Labour Day (in lieu) National Holiday International Workers' Day
Tuesday Idd-ul-Fitr National Holiday Date varies on Lunar cycle
Wednesday Madaraka Day National Holiday
Sunday Idd-ul-Azha National Holiday Sacrifice Feast
Monday Utamaduni Day National Holiday National Culture Day
Thursday Mashujaa Day National Holiday
Monday Jamhuri Day National Holiday National Day
Sunday Christmas Day National Holiday
Monday Boxing Day National Holiday
Tuesday Christmas Day (in lieu) National Holiday


  • Holidays falling on Sunday are observed the following Monday
  • * public holidays for all persons belonging to the Islamic faith.
  • ** public holidays for all persons belonging to the Hindu faith.

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