Vacation Notices

GAZETTE NOTICE NO. 5474

SUPREME COURT OF KENYA

AUGUST RECESS, 2020

PURSUANT
to Article 163 (1) (a) of the Constitution of Kenya and section 6 of the Supreme Court Act, 2011 and Rules 4 (d), 5 and 7 of the Supreme Court Rules, 2020, the Chief Justice gives notice as follows:

The Supreme Court August recess shall commence on 1st August, 2020 and terminate on 15th September, 2020, both days inclusive.

The duty Judge will be available to attend duty matters.

During this period, the Supreme Court Registry shall be open to the public from 8.30 a.m to 5.00 p.m on all weekends other than public holidays.

Dated the 21st July, 2020.
D. K. MARAGA,
Chief Justice/President of the Supreme Court of Kenya.

GAZETTE NOTICE NO. 5477

THE COURT OF APPEAL

AUGUST RECESS, 2020

PURSUANT
to Article 164 (1) of the Constitution of Kenya, notice is given as follows:

The August recess of the Court of Appeal shall commence on Saturday, 1st August, 2020, and shall terminate on Tuesday, 15th September, 2020, both days inclusive.

During the recess, the offices and registries of the Court will be open to the public from 9.00 a.m. to 12 noon on all week days except public holidays. A Judge(s) will be in available for the disposal of any
urgent business.

Dated the 20th July, 2020.
WILLIAM OUKO,
President, Court of Appeal.

GAZETTE NOTICE No. 4870

HIGH COURT OF KENYA

AUGUST RECESS, 2020

PURSUANT to Article 165 (1) of the Constitution of Kenya and section 10 (1) (2) (a) of the High Court (Organization and Administration) Act, 2015, notice is given as follows:

The August Recess of the High Court and Courts of Equal Status shall commence on 1st August, 2020 and terminate on 15th September, 2020, both days inclusive.

For avoidance of doubt, Recess Duty Judges shall be appointed to hear and try matters arising during recess in accordance with the High Court (Practice and Procedure) Rules as follows:

(a) In respect of High Court Stations and Divisions, by the Presiding Judges at the respective Stations and Divisions:

(b) In respect of the Employment and Labour Court, by the Principal Judge of that Court;

(c) In respect of the Environment and Land Court, by the Presiding Judge of that Court;

(d) In court stations with a single Judge, the matters emanating therefrom will be handled in the nearest High Court station where a Recess Duty Judge is sitting which shall be indicated on the Station's Notice Board by the Presiding Judge of such single Judge Station.

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 24th June, 2020.

LYDIA ACHODE,

Principal Judge, High Court.