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Congratulations , African Fastest Man Joins Kenya Defence Force

We can all agree that Ferdinand Omanyala deserves this and as a country we are happy for him.Omanyala together with his wife have taken it to their social media pages to celebrate these good news and they are happy. Donned in a KDF attire,Omanyala looked all ready for the task ahead of him and as hardworking and dedicated as he has been,we know he will not this country and he will make us proud soon.

  28 days ago ago
Congratulations , African Fastest Man Joins Kenya Defence Force

POLITICS

The Widow Who Rejected Uhuru's House Has Revealed To The People Who Forced Her To Do So

Damaris Wambui Photo/CourtesyNakuru widow identified as Damaris Wambui turned down a gift which was given to her by President Uhuru Kenyatta. Back in 2014 during the Kenya Defence Force (KDF) celebration, Wambui's son Denis Ngaruya recited a poem for the President which left him laughing so loud.After the event, the President invited Wambui and her son to State House.

  2 months ago ago
The Widow Who Rejected Uhuru's House Has Revealed To The People Who Forced Her To Do So

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Several KDF Soldiers Injured In A Road Accident While Heading For A Special Operation In Kapendo

Several Kenya Defence Force (KDF) soldiers have sustained serious injuries following a road accident at Chesakam, along the Chemolingot-Kapedo Road in Baringo County. According to witnesses, the military lorry veered off the road and rolled several times injuring the soldiers who had boarded the lorry to Kapedo.

  28 days ago ago
Several KDF Soldiers Injured In A Road Accident While Heading For A Special Operation In Kapendo

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New Dawn As KDF BOSS Kibochi and Ogolla Oversee Signing Of Performance Contract By Top Military Men

Today KDF boss Kibochi and his vice chair lieutenant general Ocholla where among ateam of top KDF officials who oversaw the signing of a performance contract for the year 2022 to 2023. This coming just a few days after KIBOCHI and Ocholla oversaw the swearing in of the new President William Ruto.

  4 months ago ago
New Dawn As KDF BOSS Kibochi and Ogolla Oversee Signing Of Performance Contract By Top Military Men

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Several KDF Soldiers Injured In A Road Accident While Heading For A Special Operation In Kapendo

Several Kenya Defence Force (KDF) soldiers have sustained serious injuries following a road accident at Chesakam, along the Chemolingot-Kapedo Road in Baringo County. According to witnesses, the military lorry veered off the road and rolled several times injuring the soldiers who had boarded the lorry to Kapedo.

  2 months ago ago
Several KDF Soldiers Injured In A Road Accident While Heading For A Special Operation In Kapendo

MILITARY

How long does KDF training take in Kenya

The Kenya Defence Force guards the nation's frontiers (KDF). It interacts with other nations to combat potential natural disasters and tackle critical challenges. Kenya's armed forces include the Kenya Airforce, the Kenya Army, and the Kenya Navy. Before joining the military, one must complete KDF training.

  6 months ago ago
How long does KDF training take in Kenya

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BREAKING: 900 KDF Soldiers Have Left The Country to Congo For This Key Operation

KDF soldiers, have left netizens talking on different social media platforms. This is after their first group left to Congo for a key operation. According to the source, the first batch of 900 soldiers of Kenya Defence Force have have left the country to Goma, Congo to help Congo army to maintain peace, days after National Assembly approved their deployment as seen below:

  2 months ago ago
BREAKING: 900 KDF Soldiers Have Left The Country to Congo For This Key Operation

MILITARY

12 Al-Shabaab Militias killed by KDF Soldiers

Kenya Defence Force soldiers in Sarira, Southern Somalia, have reportedly killed twelve Al-Shabaab militias who had attempted to ambush their base last night. In a tweet shared by the Counter Terrorism & Security Intelligence, the militias attempted a tactical maneuver into the ATMIS Sector 2 base but Kenyan soldiers responded promptly with a mortar strike that immediately neutralized the group.

  2 months ago ago
12 Al-Shabaab Militias killed by KDF Soldiers

MILITARY

Kazi Safi KDF."Kenyan Congratulate The Millitary On The New Look Of Uhuru Gardens

Uhuru Gardens, which sits on 68 acres of land, was once a dark spot for Kenya, as colonialists imprisoned freedom fighters there before independence. It is today, however, a magnificent testament to the country's tenacity. The military was given custody of the site while the president ordered a facelift, and they did not disappoint.The Kenya Defence Force's leader, General Robert Kibochi, praised the team of architects, engineers, troops, and cavils for their hard work and dedication.

  8 months ago ago
Kazi Safi KDF.

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Kenya Defence Forces Reveal What They are Planning for President Uhuru Before Ruto's Swearing

Kenya Defence Force will on Friday, September 9, hold a farewell ceremony for outgoing President Uhuru Kenyatta. President Kenyatta is the Commander-In-Chief of the Defence Forces. In a statement, Colonel public affairs and KDF spokesperson Esther Wanjiku said the event was in line with the military traditions

  5 months ago ago
Kenya Defence Forces Reveal What They are Planning for President Uhuru Before Ruto's Swearing

MILITARY

Large Group Of KDF Soldiers In Civilian Clothes Visit Bangladesh. Here Are Details About Their Visit

The Kenya Defence Force is one of the best military in Africa. The KDF are involved in a peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo. In addition to that, the Kenyan military as part of the African Union Mission in Somalia is involved in the fight against Al Shabaab.

  10 months ago ago
Large Group Of KDF Soldiers In Civilian Clothes Visit Bangladesh. Here Are Details About Their Visit

MILITARY

'Military Camp Not Safe' Daring Thief Steals Gun From Thika Barracks

Investigations have been launch to bring the perpetual into books after a man sneaked in Thika barracks in Kiambu and stole AK47 riffle loaded with 30 round ammunition. This happened on Monday 25,when the four officers who were on duty went to take shower at around 6pm.

  9 months ago ago
'Military Camp Not Safe' Daring Thief Steals Gun From Thika Barracks

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A letter to my Kenya Defence Force neighbor ; Cheap grapevine tales to my faraway friend

Source: Burst I hope all is well in Somalia. It feels like a really long time since we last kept in touch. We too are doing well. And I must confess that we all loved that camel meat you last brought. Nothing has changed much since you left.

  8 months ago ago
A letter to my Kenya Defence Force neighbor ; Cheap grapevine tales to my faraway friend

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What The KDF Has Announced To Happen On Saturday 28th May In Nairobi.

. The Kenya Defence Force in conjunction with aero club will hold an exiting museum air show festival this Saturday 28th May 2022 at Uhuru gardens along Langata road in Nairobi,the capital city of Kenya.The air show led by the Kenya air force will boast displays of both millitary and civilian aerobatic capabilities aimed at engaging and entertaining the public fully.Every member of the public it therefore invited to attend this spectacular show of scintillating aerobatics by Kenya air force jets and extreme maneuvers by a variety of helicopters in their inventory the Kenya wildlife services will also be displaying their anti-poaching drills.

  8 months ago ago
What The KDF Has Announced To Happen On Saturday 28th May In Nairobi.

MILITARY

Commander-In-Chief Uhuru Kenyatta's Farewell Ceremony Kicks Off As KDF Prepares The Ceremony

The outgoing president Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to hand over his powers to the new president elect Dr. William Ruto in the few coming days. According to reports, Kenya Defence Force will on Friday, September 9, hold a farewell ceremony for outgoing President Uhuru Kenyatta. President Kenyatta is the Commander-In-Chief of the Defence Forces.

  5 months ago ago
Commander-In-Chief Uhuru Kenyatta's Farewell Ceremony Kicks Off As KDF Prepares The Ceremony

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Kdf officer nabbed in connection with the death of six family members

The Kenya Defense Forces has often recognised for their exemplary performance in peace keeping and protecting the citizens from external attacks. Again the Kenya Defence Forces are known to be a discipline service having undergone thorough military training. At times, a few Kenya Defence Force soldiers slip and commit offences related to crime, murder and theft and this portray poor image of KDF.

  9 months ago ago
Kdf officer nabbed in connection with the death of six family members

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In PHOTOS: KDF Soldiers During President Uhuru Grand Farewell Ceremony At Ulinzi Sports Complex.

Kenya Defence Force hold a farewell ceremony for the outgoing President Uhuru Kenyatta. President Kenyatta is the Commander-In-Chief of the Defence Forces. Uhuru has served as Kenya's President and Commander-In-Chief for 10 years following his election in 2013 and re-election in 2017. He will be handing over power to President-Elect William Ruto on Tuesday, September 13, during his swearing-in.

  5 months ago ago
In PHOTOS: KDF Soldiers During President Uhuru Grand Farewell Ceremony At Ulinzi Sports Complex.

POLITICS

Residents Of Mwea Prepare To Welcome The President Tomorrow

Today the first in command,President William Samoei Arap Ruto has graced his first military parade as the president from the time he was sworn in into the office. The military parade was mounted by the Kenya Defence Force kDF at Laikipia military Air Base. Dr William Samoei Arab Ruto While giving his speech, he revealed that tomorrow he will be touring another county .

  3 months ago ago
Residents Of Mwea Prepare To Welcome The President Tomorrow

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President Uhuru Kenyatta to open Ulinzi Sports Complex

President Uhuru Kenyatta will commission the facility on Wednesday, according to a senior Kenya Defence Force (KDF) officer who spoke to Nation Sport on Tuesday. "At 9 a.m., the Commander-in-Chief (President Uhuru Kenyatta) will lay the foundation stone for the Ulinzi Sports Complex."

  10 months ago ago
President Uhuru Kenyatta to open Ulinzi Sports Complex

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KDF Officer Commits Suicide By Consuming Battery Acid

A Kenya Defence Force officer has been reported to have committed suicide by drinking battery acid after some domestic wrangles with his step mother. Photo courtesy, battery acid. This sad incident has occurred in Mbita sub -county, Homa Bay county. This KDF officer is said to be 35 years old.

  10 months ago ago
KDF Officer Commits Suicide By Consuming Battery Acid