Sign in
Download Opera News App

defence

MILITARY

'RIP' Top Millitary Commander Dies in Helicopter Crash

The top commander and Chief of Defence staff in India is dead after he was involved in Helicopter crash. Taking in Twitter account Indian government it has quoted saying this, "Defence chief General Bipin Rawat, his wife, and 11 other people were killed after a military helicopter they were travelling in crashed in the southern state of Tamil Nadu, the Indian Air Force (IAF) has said.

  14 hours ago ago
'RIP' Top Millitary Commander Dies in Helicopter Crash

POLITICS

Uhuru Visits Ruto's Home Turf, See the Reason

President Uhuru Kenyatta is today expected in Eldoret the home town of the deputy president William Ruto. This comes after the two top most leaders moved separate ways. The president will however not be there for politics rather to preside over the military pass out. Uhuru Kenyatta will be welcomed by the Defence Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa as well a host of other generals led by Robert Kibochi.

  1 month ago ago
Uhuru Visits Ruto's Home Turf, See the Reason

POLITICS

Moses Kuria Forces DP Ruto To Sign The Mount Kenya Irreducible Minimums

Moses Kuria has challenged William Ruto to agree to his demands before he get the Mount Kenya basket votes. Among the areas Moses want from DP Ruto to go to Mount Kenya are, 1. Ministry of financial, 2. Interior of Coordination of National Government, 3.

  3 months ago ago
Moses Kuria Forces DP Ruto To Sign The Mount Kenya Irreducible Minimums

MILITARY

Why Kenya Celebrates 14th October, As “KDF Day”

Photo Credit: MoD [Files] According to the Ministry of Defence, 14th October of each year is celebrated by KDF and their families to mark annual KDF Day. Previously, The former Cabinet secretary (CS) for Defence Dr. Monica Juma led KDF to celebrate the ninth KDF Day celebration at Mariakani Garrison in Kilifi county.

  1 month ago ago
Why Kenya Celebrates 14th October, As “KDF Day”

ENVIRONMENT

New Defence Cabinet Secretary Reveals Role KDF Will Play in Helping Those Affected by Drought

A file photo of CS Eugene Wamalwa with president Uhuru Kenyatta. KDF officers will take part in efforts to combat the effects of the drought by drilling wells and transporting water to the affected counties. Defence Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa has said apart from the distribution of food aid to residents in the affected counties, the move would prevent the deaths of people and livestock.

  1 month ago ago
New Defence Cabinet Secretary Reveals Role KDF Will Play in Helping Those Affected by Drought

JUSTICE

No Relief For Ruto's Lawyer Paul Gicheru As ICC Makes Another Unfavorable Ruling Against Him

Photo Courtesy. The ongoing trial of the former Lawyer of the Deputy President Paul Gicheru continues to elicit mixed outcomes for the interested parties who are following the case. Paul Gicheru was arrested after he surrendered himself to the Holland-based court. He is accused of helping the Deputy President to distort evidence and bribing off key witnesses in the case to change their narrative.

  2 months ago ago
No Relief For Ruto's Lawyer Paul Gicheru As ICC Makes Another Unfavorable Ruling Against Him

SPORTS

World's Best And Expensive Under 21-Year-Old Footballers Who Can Make A Good Squad

Football is all about talent and not age. This is why even the youngest footballers have gain confidence in playing in the main squad. They have proved that football is not a matter of age or muscles but is all about talent. This is why this article list down the world Best under 21 years old footballer who can make a good squad.

  2 months ago ago
World's Best And Expensive Under 21-Year-Old Footballers Who Can Make A Good Squad

SPORTS

Chelsea Team "B" That Can Be A Real Threat To Many EPL Teams.

Chelsea football club is one of the English premier league clubs with many and talented players and since all players can't fit in the starting lineup, some start from the bench and come in as the super substitutes. In this article I am going to share with you one of strongest Chelsea lineup made of players who mostly start from the bench.

  4 months ago ago
Chelsea Team

SCIENCE-HIGHTECH

Kenya Space Agency Set To Launch Two Rockets This Year

Kenya has been involved in Space activities since the 1960s, although the Kenya Space Agency was formed under the executive order of the president under Gazette Notice of 20th July 2018. It runs as a state corporation under the ministry of Defence with for main stakeholders. The agency works closely with various institutions such as Universities to ensure that the country is not left behind in space technology.

  4 months ago ago
Kenya Space Agency Set To Launch Two Rockets This Year

SPORTS

(Opinion) Arsenal At 20 Norwich At 19: Will They Interchange Positions After Their Match?

With the new signing in Arsenal, we really hope for the best. Back to our club,I think it is now full to capacity. This time round,all trusted players are back including the latest Japanese star from Bologna FC Takehiro Tomiyasu. It is going to be business unusual.

  3 months ago ago
(Opinion) Arsenal At 20 Norwich At 19: Will They Interchange Positions After Their Match?

MILITARY

Female Defence Ministers who serve in the African Governments

Here are Female Defence Ministers in the Government African Countries. The Ministry of Defence is one of the most influential Ministries in a particular Country. Currently, we have Several Female Defence Ministers in Our African Countries. In this article, am going to share a few Women who are in charge of Defence Ministry back in their Countries.

  2 months ago ago
Female Defence Ministers who serve in the African Governments

POLITICS

President Uhuru Kenyatta Received by Defence Cabinet Secretary and Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces

President Uhuru Kenyatta is received by Defence Cabinet Secretary Amb Monica Juma and Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces General Robert Kibochi at the Kenya Navy Base, Manda bay in lamu county for the presidential and Regimental colour presidential ceremony. The president Uhuru Kenyatta has received a warm welcome in Kenya Navy Base in Manda bay, lamu county .

  2 months ago ago
President Uhuru Kenyatta Received by Defence Cabinet Secretary and Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces

POLITICS

CABINET RESHUFFLE: Winners And Losers

It's too early yet to determine who were the real winners in a mini-cabinet reshuffle announced by State House on Wednesday. New Defence CS Eugene Wamalwa with Raila Odinga. In real life, however, there is no zero-casualty warfare and the same is true of change.

  2 months ago ago
CABINET RESHUFFLE: Winners And Losers

JUSTICE

Woman Arraigned In Court For Stealing Money From Kenya Defence Forces

Faith Njoki Gachagua,a 37 years old woman, is facing criminal judges in court after she is alleged of stealing over Ksh 834, 000 from kenya defence forces canteen. The prosecuter charge sheet read “Faith Njoki Gachagua you are charged that on May 27, 2020, at Equity Bank in Kitale within the republic of Kenya dishonesty received Ksh834,098 in your account number 0330279823167 in the name of Asper Kenya domiciled at Equity bank Kitale branch knowing or having reasons to believe them to be stolen goods.

  2 months ago ago
Woman Arraigned In Court For Stealing Money From Kenya Defence Forces

MILITARY

Details of President Uhuru's Visit to The Multi-Agency KDF Training Team in Boni Forest Today-PHOTOS

[Photo|Courtesy] Kenyans on social media have been elated with President Uhuru's latest meeting in which he was donning on a military attire. The President today 21st July 2021 had a special event in Boni Forest in which he visited the Multi- Agency security officers undertaking a joint training operation in Boni Forest at Lamu County.

  4 months ago ago
Details of President Uhuru's Visit to The Multi-Agency KDF Training Team in Boni Forest Today-PHOTOS

POLITICS

List Of Cabinet Secretaries Reshuffled By President Uhuru Kenyatta And Their New Ministries

List Of Cabinet Secretaries Reshuffled By President Uhuru Kenyatta And Their New Ministries. President Uhuru Kenyatta has made a minor reshuffle on his cabinet and this has seen a three Cabinet Secretaries moved to new ministries in the reshuffle and this takes immediate effect. The reshuffle by President Uhuru Kenyatta was announced by the State House spokesperson Kanze Dena this Wednesday live from State House Kenya.

  2 months ago ago
List Of Cabinet Secretaries Reshuffled By President Uhuru Kenyatta And Their New Ministries

POLITICS

Breaking : Tanzania Defence Minister Dies; Here is What Suluhu has Directed to Chief of Defence

Tanzanian Head of State president Samia Suluhu Hassan has sent out a message of condolences to the family of the late defence minister Elias John Kwandikwa. In her message, she has noted that she was very saddened to hear if the death of the minister who was also the Member of Parliament for Ushetu.

  4 months ago ago
Breaking : Tanzania Defence Minister Dies; Here is What Suluhu has Directed to Chief of Defence

MILITARY

Congratulations On Your Promotion, Major General Francis Ogolla

The president of the Republic of Kenya,The Commander in Chief of the armed forces,His Excellency Uhuru Kenyatta hosted and Promoted Major General Ogolla Amongst others in a colourful event at the statehouse. The president Uhuru Kenyatta has been on the run ,to accomplish several projects that he promised Kenyans in his jubilee manifesto.Uhuru Kenyatta is currently delivering to his people and appreciations are made all over the social media.Earlier this week He was in Kilifi issuing titledeeds to the area people.After his visit to Kilifi he had an event of promotions that was done at the statehouse.

  4 months ago ago
Congratulations On Your Promotion, Major General Francis Ogolla

POLITICS

Opinion: President Uhuru Kenyatta Is Changing Kenya To World Class Nation

The Head of State is in the UK for a 3 day official visit where he is expected to have engagements that are aimed at strengthening the Kenya-UK strategic partnership. Alongside meeting Prime Minister Johnson for talks at his country residence, Chequers, President Kenyatta will jointly announce major investments into Big Four projects, on affordable housing, manufacturing, and health partnerships.

  4 months ago ago
Opinion: President Uhuru Kenyatta Is Changing Kenya To World Class Nation

MILITARY

Ministry Of Defence Gets Recognition For Upholding National Cohesion And Values

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has today been awarded a certificate of compliance in recognition of its exemplary performance in the 2020-2021 Performance Contracting Guidelines on the National Cohesion and Values indicator. Presenting the award to the Defence Principal Secretary, Dr. Ibrahim Mohamed, the Secretary, National Cohesion and Values Mr. Josiah Musili lauded MoD for its exemplary performance in mainstreaming national values and upholding the same while undertaking its mandate.

  5 months ago ago
Ministry Of Defence Gets Recognition For Upholding National Cohesion And Values