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President Uhuru Kenyatta breaks Ground for Ulinzi Sports Complex and inaugurates Wellness Centre.

H.E. President Uhuru Kenyatta, Cabinet Secretary Defence Amb. Dr. Monica Juma, Chief of the Defence Forces Gen. Robert Kibochi, Senior Government and Military Officers in a group photo outside the Defence Forces Wellness Centre after its inauguration at the Lang’ata Barracks in Nairobi on Wednesday, 28 October 2020. H. E. Hon Uhuru Kenyatta, President of the Republic of Kenya and Commander-in-Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces on Wednesday, 28 October

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KDF Day Commemoration at Mariakini Garrison

CS for Defence Ambassador Dr. Monicah Juma unveils the monument commemorating fallen soldiers during the ninth KDF Day celebrations at Mariakani Garrison The Cabinet Secretary (CS) for Defence Ambassador Dr. Monicah Juma led the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) and their families in marking the ninth KDF Day celebrations at Mariakani Garrison in Kilifi County on Wednesday, 14 October 2020. KDF Day is observed annually to commemorate KDF soldiers’ gallantry

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KDF Rehabilitates Grounded NMS Machinery

Nairobi Metropolitan Services Fire fighters demonstrate the capability of the fire tender during the flagging off of the NMS vehicles repaired by KDF. H.E. Uhuru Kenyatta, President of the Republic of Kenya and Commander-in-Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) on Tuesday, 6 October 2020 flagged off recovered vehicles to start service delivery under the Nairobi Metropolitan Services (NMS). The vehicles, recovered by KDF mechanics, included ambulances,

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Naval Marine Commandos Graduation Ceremony

Deputy Commander Kenya Navy and also the Commander Kenya Navy Fleet Brigadier Lawrence Gituma gives his speech during the Marine Commando Graduation ceremony on 4th September 2020, at Kenya Navy fleet Mukunguni. Brigadier Lawrence Gituma, the Deputy Commander Kenya Navy and the Commander Kenya Navy Fleet, presided over the graduation ceremony of the Kenya Navy Marine Commandos held at Kenya Navy Fleet Mkunguni. The graduands who have undergone a

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Kenya and United Kingdom Agree to Share Strategic Defence Priorities

Kenya and the United Kingdom have agreed on joint steps towards the fight against extremist organizations and countering terrorism. In a document signed by Dr. Monica Juma, Kenya’s Defence Cabinet Secretary and Right Honourable Ben Wallace, United Kingdom’s Secretary of State for Defence, the two countries agreed to work together to address the multiple threats to peace and security. The ministers agreed to facilitate deep dialogue on Somalia

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Water for Kaimbaga Residents

Chief of Infrastructure Defence Headquarters Brig. Dennis Kamuri cuts a ribbon to officially open the Kaimbaga Healthcare Centre Water project on 25 August 2020.  Brigadier Dennis Kamuri Chief of Infrastructure Defence Headquarters (DHQ) on Tuesday 25 August 2020 officially commissioned the Kaimbaga healthcare center water project in Nyandarua County on behalf of the Ministry of Defence (MoD). Speaking during the event, Brigadier Kamuri, reiterated

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British High Commissioner to Kenya Visits Humanitarian Peace Support School in Nairobi

British High Commissioner to Kenya Jane Marriott OBE, IPSTC Director Brig Charles Mwazighe, Senior Kenyan and British Military Officers keenly following the demonstration on how to Counter the Improvised Explosive Devices at the Humanitarian Peace Support School (HPSS). 24 August, 2020. The British High Commissioner to Kenya Ms. Jane Marriott OBE visited the Humanitarian Peace Support School (HPSS) in Nairobi Kenya. This visit marked the official

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General Robert Kibochi Visits Kenya Army Units in Isiolo

Chief of the Defence Forces General Robert Kibochi inspecting a Quarter Guard at School of Infantry in Isiolo on Monday 27 July 2020. General Robert Kibochi, the Chief of the Defence Forces (CDF) has visited the School of Infantry, Armoured Brigade and the School of Artillery. The Commander Kenya Army, Lieutenant General Walter Koipaton, accompanied the CDF during the tour. In his address to soldiers, Gen Kibochi shared his vision of sharpening the

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Specialist Cadets Commissioning Parade

Chief of Defence Forces General Robert Kibochi inspects Specialist Cadet Commissioning parade at Kenya Military Academy on 24th July 2020. . The Chief of Defence Forces General Robert Kibochi, on 24 July 2020, presided over Specialist Cadets Commissioning parade at the Kenya Military Academy (KMA), Lanet in Nakuru. The Commissioning Cadet are graduates drawn from various professional background before they commenced the rigorous six months. Among

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General Robert Kibochi pledges to support Kenya Air Force achieve mission readiness.

Chief of the Defence Forces General Robert Kibochi addresses officers, airmen and airwomen at Moi Air Base during his visit on Monday, 20 July 2020. General Robert Kibochi, the Chief of the Defence Forces (CDF), visited the Kenya Air Force (KAF) Headquarters at the Moi Air Base in Eastleigh, Nairobi. The CDF was received by Major General Francis Ogolla the Commander KAF and other senior officers. The visit began with the CDF laying a wreath at the

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