Gov’t renames Moi Day to Huduma Day, Boxing Day to Utamaduni Day


The Cabinet has approved the renaming of Moi Day,  as Huduma Day.

In a statement, State House said the renaming of Moi Day to Huduma Day is in line with former President Daniel Arap Moi’s desire that the day be commemorated as a day of service and volunteerism.”

The Cabinet also approved the renaming of Boxing Day to Utamaduni Day.

Utamaduni Day will be set aside to celebrate the country’s rich cultural diversity and heritage,” said State House.

The proposed amendments to the Public Holidays Act will take effect once approved by Parliament.