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Kenya Defence Forces Marks the 8th KDF Day Celebrations

Cabinet Secretary for Defence Ambassador Raychelle Omamo and Senior Military Officers salute at long reveille during Kenya Defence Forces(KDF) Day celebrations held at Langata Barracks on 14th October 2019. The Cabinet Secretary for Defence Ambassador Raychelle Omamo led the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) in marking the eighth KDF Day celebrations at Langata Barracks on Monday ,14 October 2019. KDF Day is observed annually to Commemorate and to celebrate

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Courtesy Call to Chief of the Defence Forces by India’s Vice Admiral Anil Kumar Chawla

Chief of the Defence Forces Gen. Samson Mwathethe received Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief Southern Naval Command Vice Admiral Anil Kumar Chawla during his visit at the Defence Headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya.

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KDF Joins Egyptian Embassy in Making 46th Anniversary of Egypt Armed Forces Day in Nairobi

From left, Major General Thomas Chepkuto, Egypt Embassy Official, Major General Fatuma Ahmed, Lieutenant General Adan Mulata and Colonel Navigator Mohammed Daha join in cutting of the cake to mark the 46th anniversary of Egypt Armed Forces Day. The Commandant National Defence College Lieutenant General Adan Mulata represented the Chief of the Defence Forces General Samson Mwathethe during the 46th Egypt Armed Forces Day held at the Eyptian Embassay

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Courtesy Call to CS Defence by British High Commissioner to Kenya

British High Commissioner H.E. Ms. Jane Marriot, Cabinet Secretary Ministry of Defence Kenya, Amb. Raychelle Omamo, and senior military officers in a group photo during a meeting held at the Defence Headquarters on 7th October 2019. [caption id="attachment_12385" align="aligncenter" width="800"] British High Commissioner to Kenya, H.E Jane Marriot signs the Visitor’s book at the Defence Headquarters on 7th October 2019.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_12386"

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Courtesy Call to CS by Ambassador of Japan to Kenya

Ambassador for Japan to Kenya, H.E Ryoichi Horie,   Cabinet Secretary for Defence Kenya,  Amb. Raychelle Omamo and senior officers from the Ministry of Defence pose for a group photo at the Defence Headquarters. [caption id="attachment_12376" align="aligncenter" width="800"] Ambassador for Japan to Kenya, H.E Ryoichi Horie, signs a visitor’s book at the Defence Headquarters on 7th October 2019 where he paid a courtesy call to the Cabinet Secretary

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Ministry of Defence Emerges top in Three Award Categories at the 2019 NTIF

Warrant Officer Class Two Philip Madome explains the Kenya Defence Forces model to show goers at the Ministry of Defence Pavillion during the 2019 Nairobi International Trade Fair at Jamhuri Park Show Ground 2019. The Ministry of Defence (MOD) has won the best awards in being the best government ministry, the best in manufacturing of local non-consumable goods and the best in research and development at the 2019 Nairobi International Trade Fair held

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Matuga Locals Benefit as Exercise Swift Eagle Ends in Kwale County

The Defence Cabinet Secretary Ambassador Raychelle Omamo hands over assorted equipment to Matuga Dispensary. Residents of Matuga, Kwale County on Saturday 28th September 2019 benefitted from a donation of assorted medical equipment including a delivery bed from the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF). The Defence Cabinet Secretary (CS) Ambassador Raychelle Omamo handed over the equipment as she toured the facility during a medical camp organized by the KDF.

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Ministry of Defence Hosts Pavilion at the Nairobi International Trade Fair 2019

The Kenya Army (KA) Stand at the 2019 Nairobi International Trade Fair. The Ministry of Defence (MoD), the Kenya Defence Forces Tri-Services, the Defence-Controlled Units and the MoD Agencies will host a pavilion at the Nairobi International Trade Fair (NITF) in Jamhuri Park, Nairobi, from 30th September 2019 to 6th October 2019. The theme of the 2019 NITF is ‘Promoting Innovation and Technology in Agriculture and Trade.’ [caption id="attachment_12318"

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Kenya Space Agency Holds kenya Regional Data Cube Training Workshop

A group photo of the participants during the ARDC training workshop on 27th September at Strathmore University Nairobi. The Kenya Space Agency (KSA) held the Kenya Africa Regional Data Cube (ARDC), a two day Training Workshop on 26th and 27th September 2019 at Strathmore University, Nairobi. The workshop was a follow-up to ARDC in-country training conducted in 6th August 2019 which will focus on select key institutions in Kenya that focused on selected

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Kenya Space Agency 2019 Performance Contract Signing at Ulinzi House Annex

Defence Cabinet Secretary Amb. Raychelle Omamo, Chairman Kenya Space Agency Maj Gen (Rtd) James Aruasa and Board members in a group photo after the ceremony. The Cabinet Secretary for Defence Ambassador Raychelle Omamo witnesses the signing of performance contract between the Ministry of Defence and the Kenya Space Agency (KSA) at Ulinzi House on 26 September 2019.   The CS assured the Kenya Space Agency board members of her support and challenged

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