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KDF in Support of the West Pokot Search and Rescue Operations

Kenya Defence Force (KDF) is part of the ongoing multi-agency search and rescue operations in West Pokot. This is after the areas of Parua, Nyarkulian and Muino were hit by a landslide tragedy that has so far seen the loss of 53 people, displaced and affected approximately 22,000 others. H.E Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta, the President of the Republic of Kenya and Commander-in-Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces, ordered authorities to relocate residents in

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The CDF Taekwondo Championship 2019 Edition Kicks Off AT Kenya Navy Base, Mtongwe

Participating teams lines up during the opening address by the Base Commander, Kenya Navy Mtongwe base Brigadier Jimson Mutai. The 2019 CDF Taekwondo Championship kicked off at Kenya Navy Base Mtongwe, Mombasa County on 26 Nov 19. The three-day championship brought together ten teams from the three sister services to compete in Taekwondo. The competition is held annually to select new players who will join the Ulinzi taekwondo team, both men and

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CS Defence Amb. Raychelle Omamo Visits Lang’ata Barracks Secondary School

Candidates and teachers of the Langa’ta Barracks Secondary School in a group photo with the Cabinet Secretary for Defence Ambassador Raychelle Omamo outside the school’s administration block. [caption id="attachment_12744" align="aligncenter" width="800"] The Cabinet Secretary Ministry of Defence Ambassador Raychelle Omamo signs a visitor’s book at the Lang’ata Barracks Secondary School Principal’s office.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_12743"

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Maj Gen George Owinow, pays a courtesy Call to SRCC Ambassador Francisco Madeira in Mogadishu

Maj Gen George Owinow, Deputy Force Commander for AMISOM in-charge of Support and Logistics upon assumption of his office (DFC SP & Logs) in Mogadishu, Somali. 15 Nov, 2019.

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KDF Offer Humanitarian Assistance to Lamu Residents

Kenya Defence Forces medical personnel in Lamu county joined health practitioners from the King Fahad hospital to Mangai village for a free residents' medical camp on Sunday, 17 November 2019. The teams provided Mangai residents with medical services including diagnosis and treatment, fumigation, sanitation, distributed mosquito nets and airlifted a pregnant woman from Kiangwe village to the King Fahad hospital after she developed complications.

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Kenya Space Agency Training kicks off at CEMASTEA Karen

Chairman Kenya Space Agency Maj General (Rtd) James Aruasa gives his opening remarks during the official opening of the Kenya Spacing Agency Training at YJR Centre for Mathematics, Science and Technology Education in African (CEMASTEA) on 4th November 2019. The Kenya Space Agency on Monday 4 November 2019 opened a five-day training targeting university students at the Centre for Mathematics, Science and Technology Education in Africa(CEMASTEA) in

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Courtesy Call to Cabinet Secretary Defence and Chief of the Defence Forces by US Gen. Clarke

Defence Cabinet Secretary Amb. Raychelle Omamo, US Gen Richard Clarke - Commander US Special Operations Command (USSOCOM), Gen Samson Mwathethe and General Officers in a group photo at the Defence Headquarters. [caption id="attachment_12590" align="aligncenter" width="800"] Defence Cabinet Secretary Amb. Raychelle Omamo looks on as US Gen Richard Clarke - Comd US Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) signs the visitor’s book during a courtesy call

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Courtesy Call to Chief of the Defence Forces by KRA Commissioner General

Chief of the Defence Forces Gen. Samson Mwathethe, KRA Commissioner General Mr. James Githii Mburu, Vice Chief of the Defence Forces, Senior Military and KRA Officers in a group photo at the Defence Headquarters. [caption id="attachment_12580" align="aligncenter" width="800"] Kenya Revenue Authority Commissioner General Mr. James Githii Mburu presents a trophy to Chief of the Defence Forces Gen. Samson Mwathethe during a courtesy call at the Defence

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Kenya Defence Forces Women Football Tournament 2019 Kicks Off

The Various Formations taking part in this year's Kenya Defence Forces Women Football Tournament Parades in front of the main Dias during the official opening of the Tournament at 10 Engineers Battalion in Nanyuki, Laikipia County. Kenya Defence Forces Women Football Tournament (KDF- WFT) 2019 edition has kicked off at Nanyuki’s 10 Engineers battalion on 29 October 2019. The 17days tournament was officially opened by the Deputy Commander Armoured

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Official Opening of the 1st Strategic Maritime Security and Blue Economy (SMSBE) Course

Chief of the Defence Forces General Samson Mwathethe, Commandant Defence Staff College Major General Martin Ong’oyi, Director IPSTC Brigadier Rashid Elmi, UNDP Deputy Representative to Kenya Mr. Taye Amssalu, Maj Gen (Rtd) Antony Rob, Senior Military Officers and Course participants in a group photograph during the official opening Ceremony of the first Strategic Maritime Security and Blue Economy (SMSBE) Course at IPSTC Karen on 29th Oct 2019.

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