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Kenya Military Academy Holds Inaugural Family Day

The Deputy Commandant of the Kenya Military Academy Brigadier Peter Muteti addresses parents and friends of Cadets at the Kenya Military Academy Family Day celebrations. The Kenya Military Academy (KMA) held its first Cadet Family Day on Saturday, 15 June 2019. The Cadet Family Day is geared towards increasing the level of parents’ involvement in the training of the cadets. Given that the process character development in a cadet is one of the

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Chinese Ambassador to Kenya Pays Courtesy Call to Cabinet Secretary for Defence

Cabinet Secretary for Defence Amb. Raychelle Omamo hosts the Chinese delegation at the Defence Headquarters on 14 June 2019. [caption id="attachment_11631" align="aligncenter" width="700"] His Excellency Amb. Wu Peng, Ambassador Peoples Republic of China signs visitors book at Defence Headquarters. Looking on is Defence Cabinet Secretary Amb. Raychelle Omamo.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_11632" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Cabinet Secretary

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Kenyatta University Holds 10th Matriculation Ceremony for Military Cadets

Vice Chief of the Defence Forces Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi and senior military officers in a group photo with KMA 09 matriculates on 14 June 2019. Vice Chief of Defence Forces (VCDF) Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi, on behalf of the Chief of Defence Forces General Samson Mwathethe on 14th June 2019 presided over the matriculation of Kenya Military Academy (KMA) Cadets set to pursue Bachelor of Science in Military and Security Studies at

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KDF Mentors M-Pesa Foundation Academy Students

Students of the M-Pesa Foundation Academy keenly following a presentation of career guidance from Major John Wainaina at the M-Pesa Foundation Academy. The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) alongside other disciplined forces held a mentorship session at the M-Pesa Foundation Academy in Nairobi on Friday, 14 June 2019. Military officials interacted with students explaining the various activities, roles and mandates of various services within the KDF. Kenya

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Defence Staff College Holds 34th Graduation Ceremony

The Cabinet Secretary for Defence Amb Raychelle Omamo awards a certificate to Major Fidelis Ndegwa of Kenya Army during the Defence Staff College 34th Graduation Ceremony in Karen on 6 June 2019.  The Defence Staff College (DSC) held its 34th Graduation Ceremony on Thursday, 6 June 2019, in Karen, Nairobi which saw 52 officers graduate, of these 11 participants were drawn from 7 friendly African countries. DSC is a Kenya Defence Forces-sponsored

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KDF, KMPDU Conduct Two-Day Free Medical Camp in Turkana County

A Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) Medical Officer, Lieutenant (Dr) Agnes Ngima provides medical consultation to residents of Turkana County during a two-day free medical camp conducted by KDF and Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists Union in Turkana County on 31 May 2019 and 1 June 2019. Medical personnel from the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) and the Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists Union (KMPDU) conducted a two-day

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President Uhuru Kenyatta Leads Kenyans in Marking 56 Years of Self Rule

HE the President and Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Forces of the Republic of Kenya Hon Uhuru Kenyatta salutes the Presidential Colour of the 17 Kenya Rifles Battalion during the 56 Madaraka Day Celebrations at Narok Stadium. His Excellency Hon Uhuru Kenyatta C.G.H., the President of the Republic of Kenya and Commander-in-Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces led Kenyans in marking the 56th Madaraka day at the Narok Stadium on 1st June 2019. The most

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Defence CS Witnesses Signing of Performance Contract by Kenya Space Agency Board Members

Cabinet Secretary for Defence Amb Raychelle Omamo and Kenya Space Agency Board Chairman Maj Gen (Rtd) James Aruasa sign the performance contract at Ulinzi House Annex Conference Room in Nairobi on 30th May 2019. The Cabinet Secretary (CS) for Defence Amb Raychelle Omamo oversaw the signing of performance contract between the Ministry of Defence and the Kenya Space Agency (KSA) at the Defence Headquarters on 30 May 2018. In her speech, the CS reiterated

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Courtesy Call on Cs Defence by Head Of Mission Portugal Embassy in Kenya

The Cabinet Secretary (CS) for Defence Ambassador Raychelle Omamo, Head of Mission Portugal Embassy Her Excellency Mrs. Luisa Fragoso, Chief of Strategic Planning and Policy Brigadier Eric Kinuthia and Ms. Sharon Ekuam from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a group photograph after a courtesy call on the CS. [caption id="attachment_11554" align="aligncenter" width="700"] The Cabinet Secretary for Defence Ambassador Raychelle Omamo presents the ‘Kenya

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NATIONAL DEFENCE COLLEGE HOLDS 21ST GRADUATION CEREMONY

German Armed Forces Lieutenant Colonel Stephan Hasler receives a Certificate of Course Completion from the Defence Cabinet Secretary Ambassador Raychelle Omamo during NDC’s 21st Graduation Ceremony in Karen, Nairobi on 23rd May 2019. The National Defence College (NDC) held its 21st Graduation Ceremony on Thursday, 23 May 2019, in Karen, Nairobi. NDC is a Kenya Defence Forces-sponsored institution charged with the responsibility of developing and

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