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GAZETTE NOTICE NO. 9269

THE SUPREME COURT OF KENYA

CHRISTMAS VACATION 2015

IN EXERCISE of the powers conferred by Article 161 (2) (a) of Constitution of Kenya, Rule 4 (c) of the Supreme Court Rules, 2012, the Chief Justice gives notice as follows:
The Supreme Court Christmas vacation shall commence on 21st December, 2015, and terminate on 13th January, 2016, both days inclusive.
A Judge will hear urgent matter if admitted to hearing on application made in accordance with the Rules of the Court. A Judge will be available during the vacation to deal with matters that are urgent or require prompt attention.
During this period, the Supreme Court registry shall be open to the public from 9.00 a.m. to 12 p.m. on all weekdays other than public holidays.

Dated the 16th December 2015.

WILLY MUTUNGA,
Chief Justice/President, Supreme Court of Kenya.

GGAZETTE NOTICE NO. 9122


COURT OF APPEAL

CHRISTMAS VACATION, 2015

 

The Christmas vacation shall commence on Monday, the 21st December, 2015 and shall terminate on Wednesday the 13th January, 2016.  During the vacation; the Registry of the Court will be open to the public from 9.00 a.m. to 12 noon on all weekdays except public holidays.  A judge will be in attendance for the disposal of any urgent business.
Dated the 8th December, 2015.

 

WILLY MUTUNGA,
Chief Justice, Republic of Kenya.

 


GAZETTE NOTICE NO. 8505


THE HIGH COURT OF KENYA AND COURTS WITH THE

STATUS OF THE HIGH COURTS

CHRISMAS VACATION, 2015

IN EXERCISE of the powers under Article 161(2) of the Constitution of Kenya, section 5(2) (c) of the Judicial Service Act and pursuant to section 7 of the Sixth Schedule to the Constitution, 2010, and Rule 2 of the Legal Notice No. 53 of 2013, the Chief Justice gives notice as follows:

The Christmas Vacation of the High Court, the Environment and Land Court and the Employment and Labour Relations Court other than in the regions formerly within the Coast Province, shall commence on 21st December, 2015 and terminate on 13th January 2016, both days inclusive. The Christmas Vacation of those courts in the regions formerly under the Coast Province shall commence on 21st December, 2015 and terminate on 4th February, 2016 both days inclusive.

For avoidance of doubt, Vacation Duty Judges shall be appointed by the Resident Judges at the court station to hear and try matters arising during the vacation in accordance with the High Court (Practice and Procedure) Rules, applicable mutatis mutandis, in the courts with the Status of the High Court.

In court stations with a single Judge, the matters emanating therefrom will be handled in the nearest High Court station where a vacation Judge is sitting pursuant to directions issued by the Principal Judge of the High Court.

During the vacation the offices of the aforesaid courts, including registries, shall be open to the public from 8.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. on all weekdays other than the public holidays.

Dated the 6th November, 2015.

WILLY MUTUNGA,

Chief Justice/President of the Supreme Court of Kenya.