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HAPPENING NOW: Official Handover of Kenya Army Flag to New Commander, Lt. Gen Mbogo at Kenya Army HQ

The Kenya Defense Forces has been one of the most formidable forces across the continent being led by some of the most dedicated men and women protecting Kenyans from any threat. Picture courtesy. President Kenyatta with Lt. General Peter Mbogo at State House. The Commander in Chief of the Defense Forces, President Uhuru Kenyatta, will be handing over command as Kenyans head to the polls tomorrow, August 9th to elect a new Head of State.

  4 days ago ago
HAPPENING NOW: Official Handover of Kenya Army Flag to New Commander, Lt. Gen Mbogo at Kenya Army HQ

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Major Change of Guard at Kenya Army Ahead of Elections as New Commander Replaces Lt General Koipaton

A major change of Guard has taken place at the Kenya Army headquarters as new Commander Lt. General Peter Mbogo Njiru replaces Lt. Walter Koipaton. The Commander Lt. General Walter Koipaton has taken a bow as he hands over power to the incoming Army Commander Lt. General Peter Mbogo Njiru.

  3 days ago ago
Major Change of Guard at Kenya Army Ahead of Elections as New Commander Replaces Lt General Koipaton

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Kenyans React As Photo Of DP Ruto Alongside Newly Appointed Commander Of Kenya Army Emerges

President Uhuru Kenyatta has made huge changes in the armed forces few days before he leaves office as the head of state. This is after he made Lieutenant General Peter Mbogo Njiiru the new Commander of the Kenya Army. President Uhuru has made this change bearing in mind that he is the Commander in Chief of the Defence Forces.

  22 days ago ago
Kenyans React As Photo Of DP Ruto Alongside Newly Appointed Commander Of Kenya Army Emerges

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JUST IN: President Uhuru Swears in New Kenya Army Commander and 2 Promoted KDF Officers [Photos]

The Kenya Defense Forces has been at the forefront of ensuring that the citizens of the country are protected from any external vice that might be out to dislodge the peace and tranquility that millions enjoy. Picture courtesy. The Kenya Army arm of the Kenya Defense Forces is in charge of the ground warfare and has been entrusted with a lot by the Commander in Chief of the Defense Forces.

  15 days ago ago
JUST IN: President Uhuru Swears in New Kenya Army Commander and 2 Promoted KDF Officers [Photos]

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NEWS: Change of Guard As General Peter Njiru Finally Takes Over as Kenya Army Commander.

General Peter Njiru has officially taken over command of the Kenyan Army from Lieutenant General Walter Koipaton. The take-over ceremony happened on Monday, August 8, at the Kenya Army Headquarters'-Ngao Gardens. General Peter Njiiru praised the work of retiring Lieutenant General Walter Koipaton in his speech.

  3 days ago ago
NEWS: Change of Guard As General Peter Njiru Finally Takes Over as Kenya Army Commander.

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How Long Does KDF Training Take in Kenya?

The Kenya Defence Force (KDF) is in charge of protecting the country’s borders. It works with other territories to resolve emergency situations, maintain peace, and deal with disasters that may occur in the country. Kenya’s armed forces are divided into three branches: the Kenya Airforce, the Kenya Army, and the Kenya Navy.

  1 month ago ago
How Long Does KDF Training Take in Kenya?

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Elite KDF Team Undergoing Sophisticated Training in Nanyuki; Visited by Top KDF Official [Photos]

The Kenya Defense Forces has been at the forefront of ensuring that the country is safe from any external attacks that might destabilize the peace that millions enjoy within the borders. Picture courtesy. Image from Nanyuki. The Defense Forces have also participated in various peace keeping operations across Africa and the rest of the world where their success has been something that many of those nations have come to laud.

  2 months ago ago
Elite KDF Team Undergoing Sophisticated Training in Nanyuki; Visited by Top KDF Official [Photos]

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Approximated Salary Of The KDF Soldiers In Kenyan Shillings

Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) are the armed forces of the Republic of Kenya. They are made up of the Kenya Army, Kenya Navy and the Kenya Air Force. They deal with external securities and protects the country from external attacks especially from enemy countries. In this article we are going to look the salaries of some of the KDF staffs earn monthly.

  4 months ago ago
Approximated Salary Of The KDF Soldiers In Kenyan Shillings

POLITICS

Take A look At 3 Major Disappointing Things That Made The Madaraka Holiday Unsuccessful To Kenyans

Yesterday's Madaraka day has had many reactions from kenyans and other people from Diaspora.This is because of many activities that happened that day. First, there were reactions from kenyans due to the good presentations by local kenyans song artists.There those who congratulated the MCs Willy and Masawe Japani from Radio Citizen and Jambo respectively while others were annoyed by the allocation of little time for entertainment.

  2 months ago ago
Take A look At 3 Major Disappointing Things That Made The Madaraka Holiday Unsuccessful To Kenyans

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War Planes that KDF Uses to Fight Terrorism

It is over ten years since the former fallen Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki commissioned the Kenya Defense Forces into Somalia to fight the Al-Shabaab extremists. However, the ongoing mission has been a bumpy ride. The troops have deployed dozens of equipment in a quest drive these Islamic extremists out of East Africa.

  3 months ago ago
War Planes that KDF Uses to Fight Terrorism

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List Of Three Things That Were Placed Next To The Body Of Late President Kibaki As He Lay In State

List Of Three Things That Were Placed Next To The Body Of Late President Mwai Kibaki As He Lay In State. The body of the late President Mwai Kibaki has been lying in State for the last three days and he is set to be buried on Saturday at his Othaya home in Nyeri County.

  3 months ago ago
List Of Three Things That Were Placed Next To The Body Of Late President Kibaki As He Lay In State

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Uhuru Promotes His Former Bodyguard To Kenya Army Commander

President Uhuru Kenyatta with his former Aide-de-camp Lieutenant General Peter Njiru Ndwiga ( Photo Courtesy) President Uhuru Kenyatta has promoted his former Aide-de-camp Peter Njiru Ndwiga to the rank of the Lieutenant General and appointed him as the new Kenya Army Commander. In the recent military shakeup, Lt General Njiru Ndwiga takes over from Lieutenant General Walter Kapaiton, who has retired.

  22 days ago ago
Uhuru Promotes His Former Bodyguard To Kenya Army Commander

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DP Ruto Skipped While Other Leaders As Dignitaries Were Introduced In Today's Madaraka Day Speeches

Kenyans are currently hooked to their televisions and other communication devices, while thousands congregate in Uhuru Gardens to watch the 59th Madaraka Day extravaganza. The occasion marks President Uhuru's final Madaraka day as president, as his term draws to a close. Kenya's military, including the Kenya Army and the Kenya Air Force, gave the president a unique farewell through various performances.

  2 months ago ago
DP Ruto Skipped While Other Leaders As Dignitaries Were Introduced In Today's Madaraka Day Speeches

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What Next For Ex-Kibaki Bodyguard Who Has Opted To Retire From Politics After Losing UDA Ticket?

Mbeere South MP Geoffrey King'ang'i ( Photo Courtesy) Mbeere South MP Geoffrey King'ang'i is staring at uncertain times ahead after failing to clinch the United Democratic Alliance party ticket to defend his seat. After one term as an MP, King'ang'i has now taken a surprise decision to quit politics.

  3 months ago ago
What Next For Ex-Kibaki Bodyguard Who Has Opted To Retire From Politics After Losing UDA Ticket?

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Kenya Army Receives Millitary Vehicles and Engineering Equipment From Chinese Government

The cabinet secretary for defence and Security, Eugene Wamalwa, has received a millitary vehicles and engineering equipment from People's Republic of China (PRC). The convoy of millitary vehicles were offered by the Chinese government as the military gratis to the Kenya Army. The convoy was received at Kahawa Barracks in Nairobi.

  4 months ago ago
Kenya Army Receives Millitary Vehicles and Engineering Equipment From Chinese Government

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KDF Salaray:Latest Updated Kenya Army Ranks And Salaries

The Kenya Defense Forces are the top security personnel for the country be it inside or outside the nation.The very known forces include Kenya Army Navy and Air Force.However the defense forces are recruited each and every year so as to increase the number of our security hence they can secure the county well from terror.

  4 months ago ago
KDF Salaray:Latest Updated Kenya Army Ranks And Salaries

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Meet Highly Trained Kenya Army Man Who Is Now The Vice Chancellor Of The National Defence University

Lieutenant General Jonah Maina Mwangi, who is now the National Defence University- Kenya Vice Chancellor ( Photo Courtesy) With the National Defence University-Kenya up and running, the institution which is the first of its kind in the region, is tailored at providing specialized military training. Officially inaugurated in 2021 by President Uhuru Kenyatta, the institution has already assembled its management, which is largely drawn from within KDF.

  4 months ago ago
Meet Highly Trained Kenya Army Man Who Is Now The Vice Chancellor Of The National Defence University

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Meet KDF's School of Artillery Commandant and What He Led Other Soldiers to do in Honor of Kibaki

The Kenya Defense Forces, KDF, has been at the forefront of protecting Kenyans against any foreign attacks and internal conflicts that might threaten the peace that Kenya is enjoying at the moment. Picture courtesy. Major Gaga and other soldiers at the exercise. The men and women in the Kenya Defense Forces are all led by the Commander in Chief who is the President of Kenya, ensuring that everyone does his job as required and at the right time.

  3 months ago ago
Meet KDF's School of Artillery Commandant and What He Led Other Soldiers to do in Honor of Kibaki

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KDF Makes Major Changes in Its Ranks, Appoints New Kenya Army Sergeant Major

The Kenya Defence Forces last week appointed Warrant Officer Class One (WOI) Fanuel Mahebo as the new Kenya Army Sergeant Major (ASM). Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Walter Koipaton presented the ASM insignia to WOI Mahebo upon his appointment in a ceremony at the Kenya Army Headquarters held on Wednesday, 9th March 2022.

  4 months ago ago
KDF Makes Major Changes in Its Ranks, Appoints New Kenya Army Sergeant Major

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Several people were trapped after a demolished house collapsed in Ruiru, Kiambu

An unknown number of people are trapped inside the rubble of a building that collapsed in Ruiru, Kiambu County. The building collapsed on Wednesday morning, May 18, trapping tenants who were occupying one end of the premises. First responders from the Kiambu Fire Department reported to the scene of the accident and mounted rescue operations.

  2 months ago ago
Several people were trapped after a demolished house collapsed in Ruiru, Kiambu