National Defence College Graduation Ceremony

Course 22-2019/20 graduands follow proceedings of the graduation ceremony at the National Defence Collage.

The Defence Cabinet Secretary (CS) Ambassador Dr. Monica Juma on Thursday, 28 May 2020 presided over the 22nd Graduation Ceremony of Course 22-2019/20 at the National Defence College (NDC), Karen.

In her address to the graduands, the Defence CS commended them for their sacrifice and industry which served as an incentive for their determination towards completion of the course.

She extended her acknowledgements to the different countries from Africa for choosing Kenya, more so the NDC as the best institution to further their education.

The Defence CS urged the course participants to deploy the knowledge acquired in their respective countries towards the achievement of security, peace, stability, industrialization, regional integration and prosperity, noting that the institution continues to shine brightly as a beacon of innovation and excellence.

She presented certificates to the 40 course participants, 10 of whom are drawn from the Ministry of Defence, 19 from other Kenyan Ministries, Departments and Agencies and 11 from allied countries.

The College Commandant Lieutenant General Adan Mulata commended the graduands for their hard work, sacrifice and determination towards successful completion of the course.

General Mulata noted that NDC alumni have occupied senior positions in government security sector and the civil service of their respective countries for which the college fraternity is proud and delighted.

Present during the event were the Chief of the Defence Forces General Robert Kibochi, the Vice Chief of the Defence Forces Lieutenant General Levi Mghalu, Service Commanders, Defence Permanent Secretary, General Officers, Members of the Diplomatic Corps, Defence Attach├ęs, Senior Officers, Officers, Service Members and other invited guests.

Cabinet Secretary Ministry of Defence Amb. Dr. Monica Juma addresses graduates of the National Defence College. Cabinet Secretary Ministry of Defence Amb. Dr. Monica Juma addresses graduates of the National Defence College.
Chief of the Defence Forces General Robert Kiboochi addresses Course 22-2019/20 graduates after their graduation ceremony at the National Defence College.Chief of the Defence Forces General Robert Kiboochi addresses Course 22-2019/20 graduates after their graduation ceremony at the National Defence College.
The Commandant National Defence College Lieutenant General Adan Mulata gives his remarks during the graduation ceremony of Course 22-2019/20 at the college.The Commandant National Defence College Lieutenant General Adan Mulata gives his remarks during the graduation ceremony of Course 22-2019/20 at the college.
Cabinet Secretary Ministry of Defence Amb. Dr. Monica Juma awards a certificate to one of the graduates of Course 22-2019/20 at the National Defence College.Cabinet Secretary Ministry of Defence Amb. Dr. Monica Juma awards a certificate to one of the graduates of Course 22-2019/20 at the National Defence College.
Cabinet Secretary Ministry of Defence Amb. Dr. Monica Juma awards a certificate to one of the graduates of Course 22-2019/20 at the National Defence College.Cabinet Secretary Ministry of Defence Amb. Dr. Monica Juma awards a certificate to one of the graduates of Course 22-2019/20 at the National Defence College.
Cabinet Secretary Ministry of Defence Amb. Dr.  Monica Juma awards a certificate to one of the graduates of Course 22-2019/20 at the National Defence College.Cabinet Secretary Ministry of Defence Amb. Dr. Monica Juma awards a certificate to one of the graduates of Course 22-2019/20 at the National Defence College.