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Renowned KDF Soldier Reportedly Dies

Death is the permanent, irreversible cessation that eventually occurs in all human beings.A cloud of sadness engulfed in thë internet after death striked again, taking a well known government official. The Kenya Defence Force family has been taken into a sombre mood after the demise of one of their own.The late identified as Julius Losam Mwok hailed from Keiyo farm, kolongolo in kwanza constituency.He was the grandson of paramount chief John Mwok Komolkat.The news about his death was announced on a facebook page.He was originally from Kapyongen in Lenana ward but he later on moved with his family to Keiyo.

  23 hours ago ago
Renowned KDF Soldier Reportedly Dies

MILITARY

Opinion: Why The Kenya Defence Force Number Plates Don't Start With GK

All vehicles in Kenya have registration numbers for identification. This is a mandatory requirement for all car owners. Even those from other nations are required to have have plate numbers. The Kenya Defence Force has its military vehicles which also have registration numbers. All government vehicles have been assigned a specialist code GK to show that they belong to the state.

  2 months ago ago
Opinion: Why The Kenya Defence Force Number Plates Don't Start With GK

SOCIETY

Mombasa: 24-Year-Old Kdf Recruit Found Dead Inside His Car Under Unclear circumstances

A 24-year-old kdf recruit was on Wednesday morning found dead inside his car under unclear circumstances in Mombasa County. Simon Kangethe reportedly took drinks together with two women at a local bar on Friday night last week. The trio allegedly proceeded to parking only to be found dead today morning.

  2 months ago ago
Mombasa: 24-Year-Old Kdf Recruit Found Dead Inside His Car Under Unclear circumstances

MILITARY

Ministry of Defence's Public Notice on Change of Recruitment Venue in a Region

The Government is trying the best it can to provide employment to Kenyans despite the hard economic times that the country is going through.Covid-19 pandemic has led to mass job losses in the country.In July this year,data released showed that some 740,000 Kenyans had lost their jobs due to Covid-19 pandemic.

  2 months ago ago
Ministry of Defence's Public Notice on Change of Recruitment Venue in a Region

MILITARY

Somalia in Trouble as Kenya Defence Forces Reveal They are Ready to Defend Territorial Integrity

Through a tweet, the Kenya Defence Force have made it clear that they were ready and willing to be deployed to protect Kenya territorial integrity. Through the official account, the military have made it clear that they were ready to meet any aggressor who is Somalia in this case following the maritime dispute.

  3 months ago ago
Somalia in Trouble as Kenya Defence Forces Reveal They are Ready to Defend Territorial Integrity

MILITARY

Gone Soon: Former KDF Boss Reportedly Dies

Kenya Defence Force was thrown into deep mourning after the sudden death of former KDF boss. The late Nick Leshan was among the first pilot in KDF and also the first Maasai General. Sources revealed that he was one of the most decorated veteran Lieutenant General. According to the source, Leshan died at Nairobi's Aga Khan Hospital.KDF spokesman identified as Bogotá Ongeri revealed that the late had been hospitalized for some time.

  4 months ago ago
Gone Soon: Former KDF Boss Reportedly Dies

MILITARY

4 KDF’s Lethal Units [Photos]

Kenya Defence Force (KDF) consists of; Kenya Army, Kenya Navy and Kenya air force. However, each unit has elite squads using sophisticated weapons in their respective missions. According to Kenya’s 2010 Constitution, The President is the chief commander of all armed forces.

  4 months ago ago
4 KDF’s Lethal Units [Photos]

SOCIETY

'It Was Not Al Shabaab' Fresh Details Of The Lamu Attack Emerge As Assailants Are Named

The attack that was witnessed at Widho in Lamu county where six people lost their lives after their houses were set ablaze has taken a fresh twist after new details emerged about the incident that happened on Monday morning. Coast Regional Commissioner John Elungata has set the record straight about the perpetrators behind the ordeal and has dismissed reports doing rounds that the Al Shabaab militia was behind the attack.

  12 days ago ago
'It Was Not Al Shabaab' Fresh Details Of The Lamu Attack Emerge As Assailants Are Named

MILITARY

The Fastest Military Helicopter Serving The Kenya Defense Force

Do you ever wonder why governments select the armed forces to respond to gravy conflicts in society? Some activists always condemn such moves, while others applaud the state for choosing the army. There are a few reasons that make the military the best option for handling some issues.

  2 months ago ago
The Fastest Military Helicopter Serving The Kenya Defense Force

MILITARY

President Uhuru Issues Directives To The New KDF Officers On How They Should Operate While In Work

The Head of State President Uhuru Kenyatta has today issued out directives to the new Kenya Defence Force (KDF). According to reports, president Uhuru Kenyatta urged officers joining Kenya Defence Force with specialized skills and unique professional competencies to uphold professionalism in addition to being faithful and true to their oath of allegiance.

  1 month ago ago
President Uhuru Issues Directives To The New KDF Officers On How They Should Operate While In Work

MILITARY

4 Powerful American Combat Systems Serving the KDF

The 2010 constitution of Kenya brought goodies like the Kenya Defence Force (KDF) anatomy. Many people don't know that Kenya's military structure is outlined in the constitution. Now you know. With such information, beware that the defense units are well resourced; they take a good junk of the country's budgetary allocation.

  3 months ago ago
4 Powerful American Combat Systems Serving the KDF

POLITICS

What President Uhuru Did Today While Wearing Defence Force Uniforms That Has Left Kenyans Talking

President Uhuru Kenyatta has today excited Kenyans and leaving them chatting on social media after doing an amazing thing. According to reports from the State House of Kenya, president Uhuru Kenyatta has today been received by Defence Cabinet Secretary Hon. Monica Juma and Chief of the Kenya Defence Force General Robert Kibicho at the Kenya Navy Base, Manda Bay in Lamu county for the presidential and Regimental Colour Presentation Ceremony.

  3 months ago ago
What President Uhuru Did Today While Wearing Defence Force Uniforms That Has Left Kenyans Talking

MILITARY

'Tuko Tayari' KDF Indirectly Warns Somalia Over Maritime Border Dispute

According to the Kenya Defence Force, they were ready to defend the integrity of the country especially its borders. This revelation by the Military comes immediately after ICJ Court ruled in favor of Somalia on matters maritime border which is full of oil and other resources. According to the military, they were ready whenever called upon to defend the sovereignty of the country from the enemy.

  3 months ago ago
'Tuko Tayari' KDF Indirectly Warns Somalia Over Maritime Border Dispute

MILITARY

Common Weapons Used by KDF

Fighting insurgents in Somalia has never been easy. Involved AMISOM troops have to constantly invent new tactics to handle the notorious Al Shabab militia. For example, the Kenya Defence Force (KDF) has used most of its weapons to confront these extremists. Today, we review three armaments they have deployed to defend their country and restore peace in Somalia.

  4 months ago ago
Common Weapons Used by KDF

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KDF Releases Names Of The Shortlisted Candidates, How To Check The List Of Successful Candidate

After few months of waiting for the candidates, the Kenya Defence Force, KDF has finally released the names of the shortlisted candidates in the various positions and schedules the dates for interviews. For those candidates who wish to know if they have shortlisted, are advised to visit the Ministry of Defense online page where all the names have been published together with ID details.

  1 month ago ago
KDF Releases Names Of The Shortlisted Candidates, How To Check The List Of Successful Candidate

MILITARY

35 year Old man Happy To Join The KDF After 14 Failed Attempts

After fourteen times of failing, Gedion Sang, 35, has manage to join the Kenya Defence Force. The former National youth service graduate has got his face turned away severally over the past KDF recruitment but did not give up. (Photo| courtesy) Sang was in a group of other hundred of youths who turned up for the exercise in Kapsabet grounds on Nandi county.

  2 months ago ago
35 year Old man Happy To Join The KDF After 14 Failed Attempts

SOCIETY

A Long Wait For Reunion, Families Of Four Gold Miners Still Hope.

As the days goes by the families of four miners still trapped in the gold mine grow their anxiety. This is the six day as the search ongoing where some unskilled people lead with the search. Although the four people are being supplied with oxygen, the process of rescuing seem to be delayed,for we don't know for how long the four helpless people can leave without water and food.

  1 month ago ago
A Long Wait For Reunion, Families Of Four Gold Miners Still Hope.

SOCIETY

KDF Imposter Arrested For Extorting Kshs378k From a Teacher In Recruitment Fraud

Kenya Defence Force imposter arrested for extorting Shs378000 a teacher in recruitment fraud. The suspect; James Juma, posing as a Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) officer was on Monday, 6th December 2021 nabbed by police in Eldoret while for obtaining money by false pretence, arguing he is in position to get a slot for the teacher's son in the recently completed nationwide recruitment drive.

  1 month ago ago
KDF Imposter Arrested For Extorting Kshs378k From a Teacher In Recruitment Fraud

MILITARY

Emotions High as KDF Officer Killed by Laikipia Bandits Finally Laid to Rest

Kenya Defence Force officer who was shot dead by bandits has been today laid to rest at Toboroi village in Bartwaba Baringo North. In the photos shared online, residents and section of fellow officers had turned up in large numbers to pay their last respects to the deceased.

  4 months ago ago
Emotions High as KDF Officer Killed by Laikipia Bandits Finally Laid to Rest

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'Indeed he is a legend' Meet Kenyan comedian who walked 47 km to mark KDF day (photos)

Kenya Defence Force day is a special day scheduled on October 14. This day is of great importance as Kenyans celebrate the great workdone by the heroes who put their lives on the line for the sake of the country being at peace. Consequently, in commemorating the legendary men and women who died while securing our country.

  3 months ago ago
'Indeed he is a legend' Meet Kenyan comedian who walked 47 km to mark KDF day (photos)