August Vacation Notices

COURT OF APPEAL RECESS, AUGUST 2017

GAZETTE NOTICE NO. 7367

 THE JUDICIARY

 COURT OF APPEAL RECESS, 2017 

The August Recess shall commence on Tuesday, 1st August, 2017, and shall terminate on Friday, 15th September, 2017. During the Recess, 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(s)  will be in attendance for the disposal of any urgent business.

Dated the 21st July, 2017.

P. KIHARA KARIUKI,

President of the Court of Appeal.

GAZETTE NOTICE NO. 7366

HIGH COURT OF KENYA

AUGUST RECESS, 2017

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, 2017, and terminate on 15th September, 2017, both days inclusive.

For avoidance of doubt, Vacation 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—

In respect of High Court Stations and Divisions, by the Presiding Judges at the respective Stations and Divisions;

(a) In respect of the Employment and Labour Court, by the

Principal Judge of that Court;

(b) In respect of the Environment and Land Court, by the

Presiding Judge of that Court;

(c) In court stations with a single Judge, the matters emanating therefrom will be handled in the nearest High Court station where a Vacation Duty Judge is sitting which shall be indicated in 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 19th July, 2017.

RICHARD MWONGO,

Principal Judge, High Court.