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Egyptian Ambassador to Kenya His Excellency Mr Khaled El Abyad Pays a Courtesy Call to Chief of the Defence Forces

Chief of the Defence Forces General Samson Mwathethe hold talks with the Egyptian Ambassador to Kenya His Excellency Mr Khaled El Abyad on 10 December 2019. [caption id="attachment_12822" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Egyptian Amb. His Excellency Mr Khaled El Abyad signs the visitors’ book at Defence Headquarters. Looking on is Chief of the Defence Forces General Samson Mwathethe 10 December 2019.[/caption]

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Courtesy Call by Ukraine Ambassador to Cabinet Secretary for Defence

Defence Cabinet Secretary  Amb. Raychelle Omamo receives a memento from Ukraine Ambassador to Kenya H.E. Mr. Andrii Pravednyk during a courtesy call at the Defence Headquarters on Monday, 2nd December 2019. [caption id="attachment_12816" align="alignnone" width="700"] Ukraine Ambassador to Kenya H.E. Mr. Andrii Pravednyk signs the Visitors’ book at Defence Headquarters during a courtesy call on the Defence Cabinet Secretary Ambassador Raychelle

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Kenya Defence Forces Marks 31st Anniversary of World Aids Day

Assistant Chief of the Defence Forces (Personnel and Logistics) Major General Fatuma Ahmed makes her remarks during the marking of 2019 World AIDS Day at Defence Headquarters in Nairobi on Sunday, 1st December 2019. Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) joined the rest of the world in marking the 31st Anniversary of the World AIDS Day in an elaborate ceremony held at the Defence Headquarters (DHQ) in Nairobi on 1st December 2019. The event under the theme ‘Communities

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President Uhuru Kenyatta Commissions Officers

The best Officer Cadet in leadership and Command and winner of the Sword of Honour Senior Under Officer Brian Omondi Nyambara of the Kenya Army receives an award of the Sword of Honour from the President at the Kenya Military Academy in Lanet on 28 November 2019. His Excellency the President and Commander-in- Chief of the Defence Forces of the republic of Kenya, Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta presided over the General Service Officers’ Commissioning Parade

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Kenya Navy Retains Taekwondo Cup for the Third Consecutive Year

Base Commander, Kenya Navy Base Mtongwe, Brigadier Jimson Mutai presents the Overall Winner’s Trophy to Kenya Navy Team Captain Corporal Adam Kamau during the closing ceremony of the CDF Cup Taekwondo Championships at the Kenya Navy Base Mtongwe on Thursday, 28 November 2019. Kenya Navy has won Chief of the Defence Forces Taekwondo Cup for the third consecutive year following a three-day long championship that ended on Thursday, 28 November 2019

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Vice Chief of Defence Forces Launches 2019 KDF Nation-Wide Recruitment Exercise

The Vice Chief of Defence Forces Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi with Senior Military Officers and Ministry Officials during the official launch of the 2019 KDF Nationwide Recruitment Exercise at Defence Headquarters in Nairobi on Wednesday, 27 November 2019. On Wednesday, 27th November 2019, Vice Chief of the Defence Forces (VCDF) Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi launched the 2019 Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) Nationwide Recruitment Exercise at

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Courtesy Call to Chief of the Defence Forces by Project Oil Kenya Delegation

A delegation from Project Oil Kenya led by the Director of Administration Ministry of Petroleum and Mining, Mr El-Samma Ndegwa in a group photo with Chief of the Defence Forces General Samson Mwathethe, Vice Chief of the Defence Forces and Service Commanders outside the Defence Headquarters in Nairobi on Wednesday, 27 November 2019. [caption id="attachment_12771" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Project Oil Kenya Team Leader, also the Director of

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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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CDF Hosts Delegates from the Kakamega Forest Heritage Foundation at the Defence Headquarters

Mr. George Murila and Professor Miriam Were of Kakamega Forest Heritage Foundation in a discussion with the Chief of the Defence Forces General Samson Mwathethe during a courtesy call to him at the Defence Headquarters in Nairobi on Tuesday, 19 November 2019.

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