The Government has declared Monday, May 25, a public holiday to allow Kenyans of the Muslim faith to participate in Idd-ul-Fitr celebrations.

The holiday has been gazetted in a notice dated May 20 from the office of Interior CS Fred Matiang’i.

President Kenyatta prays with Muslims at Jamia Mosque in a first ...

Uhuru joined worshippers at Jamia Mosque in prayer and in breaking their fast/PSCU

President Uhuru Kenyatta made history last year, by becoming the first sitting President of Kenya to visit a Mosque and pray with Muslims.

The President had joined Muslim worshippers at Jamia Mosque in prayer and in breaking their fast.