The President of Kenya who is also the Commander in Chief of The Defense Forces of Kenya is about to exit the stage as the fourth President of Kenya in August after the elections. The President has been seen as a reformist in the Kenya Defense Forces where a lot of change has been witnessed in the past two terms that he has been in charge.
President Uhuru Kenyatta has made some changes within the Kenya Defense Forces after he allegedly promoted several officers. Photo :Courtesy In a news report that has been shared by a reliable source of information, it has been revealed Uhuru has promoted some of his long serving officers.
It is over ten years since the Kenya Defense forces joined other AMISOM forces to fight Al-Shabaab in sergeants in Somalia. In the course of the ten years, the KDF troops have been met with varied challenges, which they have also handled differently. Some of these challenges have been dealing with IEDs, ambushes, to mention but a few.
The Kenya Defense Forces (KDF) has launched a tight operation to hunt down a rogue military officer who is on the run. This has been launched after police handed over the case facing the soldier to the KDF. According to details, the wanted KDF officer has been part of a rogue team that has allegedly been trafficking immigrants from Ethiopia to Kenya from the beginning of January 2022.
The Kenya Meat Commision Factory has been under the Kenya Defense Forces for a while now after the company went bankrupt and the government was tired of bailing it out everytime. Picture courtesy. Image from the scene. The current President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, appointed the Kenya Defense Forces to run the mega factory and since then, it has been turning quite a profit.
The Kenya Defense Forces has been at the center front of offering the best medical services in the country throughout the years given its highly trained officers. Dr. Charles King'ori at Memorial Hospital. Picture courtesy, KDF. Kenya Defense Forces recruits officers that are highly educated in various fields where they are fished from and made some of the bravest men and women serving the country in various professions.
The Kenya Defense Forces has been at the forefront of ensuring that Kenyans are safe from any external attacks that might threaten the peace and stability that is enjoyed by many Kenyans across the board. Picture courtesy. KDF also goes out of its way to entertain Kenyans at public events by showcasing their marching capabilities as well as the arsenal that they boast of in their barracks.
This young and beautiful lady is called senior sergeant Phoebe Makau. She is a mother of one child and happily married to a soldier who works in South Sudan called Benedict Mwanza. Growing up in the village, Koola location, Machakos sub-county in Machakos County, she had a dream of beating the odds and joining the Kenya Defense Forces (KDF).
Women were inducted into the Kenya Defense Forces in 1997 by the then Chief of General Staff General Daudi Tonje who made significant amendments to the Kenya Defense Forces. Major Norah Koech. Picture courtesy. These significant amendments saw the disbandment of the Women Service Corps and the induction of women to serve as soldiers in the Kenya Defense Forces, that culminated to some of the best women in the Kenya Defense Forces.
Аll оf us аre witnesses tо the gоvernment' s effоrts tо mоdernize the militаry. Аbоut fоur mоnths аgо, the deраrtment оf defense reсeived а соnsignment оf аrmоred рersоnnel саrriers (АРС) frоm Turkey аnd estаblished а medium оrdnаnсe fасtоry in Ruiru. Three yeаrs аgо, it welсоmed а dоzen light аttасk heliсорters frоm the United Stаtes аfter reсeiving а freight оf tаnks frоm Сhinа.
On 16th October 2011, the Kenya Defense forces joined other AMISOM infantry to bring peace to the horn of Africa. The mission has encountered a fair share of confronts, which the government and other wellwishers have strived to solve. Among these challenges, logistics, troop protection, and intel collection get more attention.
Kahawa Barracks Soldier, through a social media group of members from Kahawa Wendani, is mourning the passing of a Kenya Defense Forces pilot. In the emotional post, the solider wished the departed a safe journey and that they will meet in the afterlife. Picture courtesy.
The Kenya Defense Forces has a unit that is known as ordnance unit that is in charge of producing the massive amount of food that they consume. Picture courtesy. KDF giving out some of their food in North Eastern. When the Kenya Defense Forces are away from their barracks, they have to eat and the food has to be one that is regulated.
The Kenya Defense Forces has been receiving training from its allies across the world since its inception in 1964 when Kenya attained independence from Britain. Picture Courtesy. KDF. Formation of the Kenya Defense Forces was immediately started and from then on to this day, the forces have been growing larger and better.
The Kenya Defense forces which include the Kenya Army, Kenya Air force, and Kenya Navy have major elite units which every soldier aspires to join. These units comprise of 30th Special Forces regiment, 40th rangers strike force, 20th paratroopers’ commandos, Clearance and driving unit CDU, Army Recce, Army Snipers (Ghosts), 138th Search and Rescue squadron “PJs” and Combat Divers.
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.
The government of Kenya usually provide employment opportunities to the Kenyan youths through different sector and one of the major sectors is the security sector. Some few weeks ago Kenya Defense forces notified all Kenyans of the recruitment exercise which begun today across the whole country. In the advert to all Kenyans is was clearly indicated that the exercise if free and no bribes will be allowed.
Sunday 5th December 2021 It was good news to the residents of the Mwingi after the bus was retrieved from the enziu river bank on Sunday evening. The county government of Kitui in cooperation with Red cross and the national government managed to do so with equipments from the national youth service.
The Kenya Defense Forces is one of the most elite forces in the whole of Africa and it has set its mark on the global stage given its training and budget. Picture courtesy. KDF soldiers. The Kenya Defense Forces recruits various men and women who hold a bachelor's degree from institutions in the country like Medicine and Law among others.
A police vehicle had been attacked this morning by unknown assailants leaving two people dead and seven critically injured. According to a report via Modern Kenyan Corps, the incident occurred between Bambo and Jabi in Mandera county where unknown people fired Rocket Propelled Grenade (RPG) on the police car.