“We will use the occasion to show our lack of faith in gods, by holding godless parades in various Counties and also to increase awareness about atheism in Kenya. We believe that this will promote freedom of religion as a human right in Kenya and a strategic national interest, in line with Article 27 of Kenya’s Constitution,” the AIK vice president stated. Why atheists want public holiday to hold ‘godless parade’ - Nairobi News Not really. Today, or 08-21-2018, was declared a public holiday to celebrate Idd-ul-Adha. So, fair turnabout and all that.