Sign in
Download Opera News App

kenya defense force

MILITARY

List of Machine Guns Used by the KDF

Kenya Defense Force (KDF) is ranked among the fearsome military units of the world. The ranking motivates the soldiers to put in their best in their line of duty. Infantry members have played a pivotal role in the rankings, but we can’t overlook the government’s input.

  3 hours ago ago
List of Machine Guns Used by the KDF

MILITARY

The amount Kadets are earning per month will left you in surprise this the list of their earning.

Even as a new recruit or a cadet, you won’t have any financial problems, if you would live in army barracks. Did you know that all the army employees are able to buy all commodities for half price. For example, normally sugar costs Ksh 120 in the regular stores.

  13 days ago ago
The amount Kadets are earning per month will left you in surprise this the list of their earning.

SOCIETY

Woman Found Brutally Murdered in Baringo

According to Baringo news,the husband,Patric Ng'etich,said that his wife Catherine Kipruto was found lying in a pool of blood by her two children on Monday.Whereby she had stabs on her body. Taking to his Facebook account, the husband reiterated that the assailant, visited her wife at their home in Tebesonik village before the unfortunate happened.Thus calling out for detectives to investigate the matter and arrest the criminal.

  7 days ago ago
Woman Found Brutally Murdered in Baringo

MILITARY

'Subira Huvuta Heri' Man Gets Chance to Join KDF After Trying for 14 Years

Many young youths have tried for Kenya Defense Force recruitment but many have been turned down. Some who have been succeeded are said to be lucky because most of them do not get chance to join Kenya army. Today, 35 years old man by the name Gideon Sang was lucky to join KDF after many times he had tried to join army.

  22 days ago ago
'Subira Huvuta Heri' Man Gets Chance to Join KDF After Trying for 14 Years

MILITARY

KDF soldier mourns his wife who was found dead as He was in Somalia

A Kenya Defense Force soldier who was in in Somalia for the government operation was forced to return home after his pregnant wife was found brutally murdered in their home. Catherine Ruto, the wife of Patrick Rudisha Ng'etich was found dead by their young children who returned home from school to find her body lying in a pool of blood.

  4 days ago ago
KDF soldier mourns his wife who was found dead as He was in Somalia

JUSTICE

JUST IN: Senior KDF Officer have been Sentenced to Five Years Imprisonment For Corruption Claims

Source: Emoo FM Facebook page A Kenya Defense Force soldier has been convicted to five and half years imprisonment by court Martial sitting in Langata barracks after he was found guilty of engaging in recruitment malpractices. Recently KDF recruitment was done in the country and thorough all newspapers and media station, The process should be done in a free and fair manner without involving corruption or nepotism since all youths with the required documents should be give equal opportunities.

  9 days ago ago
JUST IN: Senior KDF Officer have been Sentenced to Five Years Imprisonment For Corruption Claims

MILITARY

"Who Killed You And Why?" KDF Solder Emotional After Pregnant Wife is Brutally Murdered

Patrick Ng'etich, a Kenya Defense Force (KDF) Soldier, has emotionally mourned the death of his pregnant wife who was brutally murdered in his absence. According to reports, Patrick who was in a military mission in Somalia was forced to return back to the country following the saddening news.

  4 days ago ago

MILITARY

Meet 5 Most Powerful Battalions In The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF)

The Kenya Army, which is a component of the Kenya Defense Force, is one of Africa's greatest military. Each unit in the Kenyan army has its own set of operations. The Kenyan army's five most powerful battalions are listed below. THE INFANTRY UNITS The primary goal of these forces is to fight and win land battles in the area to which they have been assigned.

  2 months ago ago
Meet 5 Most Powerful Battalions In The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF)

MILITARY

8 Battalions in KDF’s; Kenya Army infantry

Photo Credit: Intelligence brief [Files] Kenya Defense Force (KDF) consists of Kenya Army, Kenya Navy and Kenya air force. In this article, we'll base at Kenya Army. The Kenya army Infantry has at least 8 battalions. The Squad in the units are tasked with duties which are further classified into two; primary and secondary.

  2 months ago ago
8 Battalions in KDF’s; Kenya Army infantry

MILITARY

Those Who Want to Join Kenya Defense Force, First They Should Know This.

Many youths fancy wearing the jungle fatigue dress (uniform), in their lifetime. The military action movies that they have watched, have connected them to a special world where soldiers are often regarded as some sort of superhuman beings. Whether that perception is true or not, to wear that jungle dress comes with a price, only afforded by first, being a recruit.

  4 months ago ago
Those Who Want to Join Kenya Defense Force, First They Should Know This.

MILITARY

Find Out Why Only Troops From These Two East African Countries Uses This Rifle

If one visits Uganda, he/she is likely to meet Museveni's military personnel carrying an M4 carbine rifle. Now, come to Kenya and visit any army barracks. In there, you will find Kenya Defense Force (KDF) troops also armed with the same rifle.

  2 months ago ago
Find Out Why Only Troops From These Two East African Countries Uses This Rifle

MILITARY

Kenya Defense Force Uses 3 Aircrafts to Train its Calvary Battalion Pilots

To be a pilot is hard and even harder if one wishes to become a military pilot. Military pilots have to justify their competency in civilian and non-civilian aviation. Initially, scholars who yearn to be service or civilian pilots undergo comparable studies. For example, both must pass theoretical exams at the first attempt before proceeding to virtual flights in aerodynamic simulation machines.

  1 month ago ago
Kenya Defense Force Uses 3 Aircrafts to Train its Calvary Battalion Pilots

MILITARY

Kenya Defense Force (KDF) Newly Acquired Aircraft

Photo Credit: Files Kenya Defense Force (KDF) wing air force has new military aircraft in store, the highly rated aircraft will boost combative and tactically enabled aircraft like C-27J Spartan and retire seasonal one like buffalo. The C-145 according to intelligence brief blog is reportedly as the newest aircraft in Kenya’s military.

  2 months ago ago
Kenya Defense Force (KDF) Newly Acquired Aircraft

MILITARY

Kenya Defense Force (KDF) Oldest Battalion

Photo Credit: Files Before I walk you through first KDF’s battalion, It is good we first see the meaning of the word Battalion? Actually, it is a body of troops organized to act together in an army. As Kenya was preparing for independence in 1963, the National assembly proposed and overwhelmingly passed a bill that sought to amend the status of Kenya’s military forces.

  2 months ago ago
Kenya Defense Force (KDF) Oldest Battalion

MILITARY

Natembeya Reveals How Laikipia Has Turned To Death Zone Where Officers Are Killed Brutally

According to the sources two Kenya Defense Force soldiers were killed and several others were injured when they were ambushed by suspected bandits in Laikipia. The bandits shot and killed two GSU officers and critically injured another in the Ngerecha area of Kamwenje village, Laikipia West Sub County, just hours before the incident occurred on Wednesday.

  26 days ago ago
Natembeya Reveals How Laikipia Has Turned To Death Zone Where Officers Are Killed Brutally

POLITICS

Photo Of President Uhuru Kenyatta Waving To Unknown People Past Curfew Time Raises Concerns

Last night Uhuru Kenyatta visited Ruben FM Radio Studio and it was such a delightful moment for the news anchor who got a chance to meet this leader. Uhuru was seen wearing a Kenya Defense Force uniform. He was accompanied with other police officers and Kenyan soldiers. Uhuru Kenyatta got a chance to speak and he was aired in that station by the host.

  5 months ago ago
Photo Of President Uhuru Kenyatta Waving To Unknown People Past Curfew Time Raises Concerns

MILITARY

Singeachwa Mapema Hivi; What Wife To KDF Soldier Killed By Bandits In Laikipia Told President Uhuru

In an ambush in Laikipia county yesterday, two Kenya Defense Force soldiers were killed and several others were injured when suspected bandits ambushed them while they were working on a trench being dug along the Laikipia Nature Conservancy (LNC) to deter bandits from moving stolen animals from neighbouring villages.

  26 days ago ago
Singeachwa Mapema Hivi; What Wife To KDF Soldier Killed By Bandits In Laikipia Told President Uhuru

MILITARY

5 Photos Showing How Kenya Army Soldiers Are Friendly And Loving With Kids They Meet On Missions

(Photo| Courtsey) This photos of Kenya Defense Force Officers on a mission mingling and interacting with Kids, will impress you and amaze. This photos will show you how KDF Officers are friendly and loving too. (Photo| Courtsey) Most people fear Police forces because they are known to be dealing with criminals in furious amd ruthless manner, but this photos has proved they are friendly too when they are not dealing with the enemies, they have a soft spot, they are humans too.

  5 months ago ago
5 Photos Showing How Kenya Army Soldiers Are Friendly And Loving With Kids They Meet On Missions

SPORTS

Tremendous performance By Team Kenya, Three Qualifies to Semifinals This Morning

Team Kenya this morning performed extremely well in the day four field and track in 1500m women Heat three. This resurfaces Kenya's hope of fetching the first medal in the ongoing competitions at Tokyo Japan. Faith Kipyegon Comfortably won the third heat of women 1500m clocking 4:01.40 and qualified to semifinals.

  4 months ago ago
Tremendous performance By Team Kenya, Three Qualifies to Semifinals This Morning

MILITARY

RIP Our Befallen Soldiers:List of KDF Officers Who Died In a Plane Crash

Few days ago,our Kenya Defense Force officers were involved in a plane Crash accident whereby 11 of them lost their lives while on duty while 10 others are nursing injuries. It was a sad day to Kenyans for losing the soldiers. Today is one of the special days to the government of Kenya because we are laying to rest the soldiers who lost their lives and the requeem mass is ongoing.

  5 months ago ago
RIP Our Befallen Soldiers:List of KDF Officers Who Died In a Plane Crash