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Defence Secretary Pays a Visit to Kenya Air Force Headquarters

Commander Kenya Air Force Major General Francis Ogolla presents a plaque to the Cabinet Secretary for Defence Ambassador (Dr) Monica Juma during her visit at Moi Airbase on 13 March 2020. The Defence Cabinet Secretary Ambassador (Dr) Monica Juma on Friday 13, March 2020 paid a visit to the Kenya Air Force Headquarters at Moi Air Base. The CS Defence who was accompanied by Defence Principal Secretary, Dr. Ibrahim M Mohamed were received by the Commander

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Kenya Defence Forces Holds Its Annual Chairman’s Cup Taekwondo Championship at Embakasi Garrison

Senior Private Lydia Chelimo of Moi Air Base (Blue) and Senior Private Caroline Kimani square it out during the KDF Chairman’s Cup Championship at Embakasi Garrison, Nairobi on 11 March 2020. The 2020 Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) Chairman’s Cup Taekwondo Championship was held at Embakasi Garrison, Nairobi from 10 to 11 March 2020.The two-day championship brought together nine teams from various KDF formations/brigades to compete in Taekwondo. On

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Courtesy Call by Japanese Ambassador to Kenya, H.E Mr. Ryoichi Horie to Defence Cabinet Secretary

Defence Cabinet Secretary Amb. (Dr) Monica Juma presents a book to Japanese Ambassador to Kenya H.E Ryoichi Horie during a courtesy call at the Defence Headquarters on 10 March 2020. [caption id="attachment_13126" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Defence Cabinet Secretary Amb. (Dr) Monica Juma admires a gift presented to him by Japanese Ambassador to Kenya H.E Mr. Ryoichi Horie at the Defence Headquarters.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_13128"

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Defence Cabinet Secretary Visits Embakasi Garrison

Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Walter Koipaton briefs the Defence CS Ambassador (Dr) Monica Juma on the newly acquired helicopters during her visit to Embakasi Garrison on 10 March 2020. The Cabinet Secretary for Defence Ambassador (Dr) Monica Juma visited Embakasi Garrison on 9 March 2020. She was received by Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Walter Koipaton and the General Officer Commanding Eastern Command Major General Ayub Matiiri,

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Mass for Alumni Faithfuls Held At Lang’ata Barracks

Youth alumni of Our Lady of Mercy Catholic church Langata Barracks kneel down for a word of prayer during mass on 8 March 2020. Over 100 alumni participated in a mass led by Apostolic Administrator Colonel (Very Rev. Fr.) Benjamin Maswili on 08 March 2020 at Mercy Catholic Church Lang’ata. The mass brought together alumni of the church for a spiritual reunion of youths who were members of the church and are currently serving in different parts

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Defence Principal Secretary Tours the Navy

Defence Principal Secretary Dr. Ibrahim Mohamed embarks on board KNS SHUJAA during his visit to Kenya Navy on 6 March 2020. The Principal Secretary (PS) for Defence Dr. Ibrahim M Mohamed made an official visit to Kenya Navy on Friday 06 March 2020. During his visit, he paid a courtesy call to the Commander Kenya Navy (KN) Major General Levi Mghalu. The two held talks on regional maritime security, the blue economy and the contribution made by Kenya

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Kenya Defence Forces Parishes Observe Ash Wednesday 2020

Apostolic Administrator Colonel (Very Rev) Fr. Benjamin Maswili applies Ashes to Deputy Army Commander Major General Thomas Chepkuto signify the beginning of Lent at St. Peters and Paul Catholic Church at the Defence Headquarters. The Kenya Defence Forces Christian faithful today joined other Christians around the world in observing Ash Wednesday which marks the start of the 40-days Lenten Season. At the Defence Headquarters in Nairobi, faithfuls

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Kenya Defence Forces Honours President of Germany

President of Germany H.E Frank-Walter Steinmeier salutes the Moi Air Base Presidential Colour at State House, Nairobi on 24 February 2020. Kenya Defence Forces today honoured the President of the Federal Republic of Germany His Excellency Frank-Walter Steinmeier during an official State Visit to the Republic of Kenya. President Steinmeier was received by His Excellency President of the Republic of Kenya and Commander-in-Chief of the Kenya Defence

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Kenya Defence Forces Hands Over Borehole to Thika’s Landless Residents

Commander Engineers Brigade Brigadier Stephen Radina hands over the borehole project report to area Member of Parliament Hon Patrick Wainaina 'Wajungle'. The Commander Engineers Brigade Brigadier Stephen Radina has led the Engineers’ Water Drilling Squadron team in the official handover of the recently sunk borehole at Landless in Thika. The drilling of the borehole commenced on 19th of this month and took three days to complete. In his address

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Kenya Air Force Commissions the C-27J Spartan

One of the newly acquired C-27J Spartan aircrafts during its commissioning at the Embakasi Garrison on 14th February 2020. The Kenya Air Force (KAF) has today 14 February 2020, commissioned the newly acquired C-27J Spartan aircraft. This aircraft had been received on 30 January 2020 by H.E. Uhuru Kenyatta, President of the Republic of Kenya and Commander in Chief of the Defence Forces, in a ceremony held at Embakasi Garrison. Presiding over the commissioning

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