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KDF's Disaster Response Unit Pulls Two Bodies From Collapsed Building in Ruiru Concluding The Exercise

Yesterday, a building in Kihunguro in Ruiru Sub County of Kiambu County collapsed after it had been demolished the previous day along the Eastern Bypass Road. Picture courtesy. The building was just a skeleton of its former self and some residents decided to go dig in the rubble for anything valuable as per the reports.

  19 hours ago ago
KDF's Disaster Response Unit Pulls Two Bodies From Collapsed Building in Ruiru Concluding The Exercise

MILITARY

Here is What Newly Recruited KDF Cadets Did in Mau Forest [Photos]

The Kenya Defense Forces has always endeavored to have its officers display the highest level of discipline as well as ensuring that they are a shining example to every other Kenyan out there. Picture courtesy. Image from the event. The Kenya Defense Forces Conducts recruitment exercises on an annual basis where there general service recruits are taken into the KDF as well as cadets who are specialist officers in their various disciplines as one needs a degree to enter this category.

  11 days ago ago
Here is What Newly Recruited KDF Cadets Did in Mau Forest [Photos]

MILITARY

Lt. General Francis Ogolla and CS Defense Wamalwa in High Profile Meeting With UK Forces Minister

The Kenya Defense Forces has been at the forefront of ensuring that the country is kept safe from any external attacks that might look to destabilize the security and comfort that millions of Kenyans enjoy. Picture courtesy. Image from the meeting. This is why super power countries like The United States of America and The United Kingdom, have partnered with the country to give support to our forces in terms of training as well as other military and financial support where we might need it.

  8 days ago ago
Lt. General Francis Ogolla and CS Defense Wamalwa in High Profile Meeting With UK Forces Minister

MILITARY

U.S. Govt Speaks Hours After a Kenyan CS Held a Meeting With U.S. Military, Drops a Powerful Message

Photo courtesy of a United States of America President H.E. Joe Biden and Kenya's Head of State H.E Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta. The government of the United States of America has finally broken silence on a high profile meeting showcased at the Pentagon featuring U.S. millitary officials and Kenyan defense officials led by Defense Cabinet Secretary Hon Eugene Wamalwa.

  15 days ago ago
U.S. Govt Speaks Hours After a Kenyan CS Held a Meeting With U.S. Military, Drops a Powerful Message

OTHERS

Kenya Air Force Commander Visits Prestigious Military Institution DEFTEC and Awards Best Soldiers

The Kenya Defense Forces has always endeavored to have the best men and women serving under its wings and this is why the best rise through the ranks despite their backgrounds or gender. Picture courtesy. Major General John Omenda. Being an equal opportunity employer, The Kenya Defense Forces has guaranteed that progress is attained in ensuring that Kenyans are kept safe from any outside attacks as well as internal conflicts that threaten the peace that millions enjoy.

  12 days ago ago
Kenya Air Force Commander Visits Prestigious Military Institution DEFTEC and Awards Best Soldiers

MILITARY

Kenya Defense Forces Celebrates Two Nurses Serving in Somalia on International Nurses Day [Photos]

The Kenya Defense Forces has always strived to ensure that the Kenyans who are at the top of their league on every aspect are recruited into the forces so that the country can have an enviable force. Picture courtesy. Senior Sergeant Mary Moding. The recruitment done on an annual basis sees thousands of young men and women line up to get a chance to join either of the three forces.

  7 days ago ago
Kenya Defense Forces Celebrates Two Nurses Serving in Somalia on International Nurses Day [Photos]

MILITARY

Dramatic Scenes as KDF Officer is Arrested in Connection With Killing of Six People

The Kenya Defense Forces has been known for the fact that the officers are disciplined men and women who transcend the normal day to day routines to place their lives on the line for the safety of all Kenyans. Picture courtesy. Image used for illustration purposes only. However, from time to time, some officers step out of line and they have to be brought to book for their crimes no matter how small or big they are as KDF is very crucial to the security of the people in the country.

  13 days ago ago
Dramatic Scenes as KDF Officer is Arrested in Connection With Killing of Six People

MILITARY

Here is What High Ranking KDF Officer Did in Somalia to Boost Morale of Troops [Photos]

The Kenya Defense Forces officers have been doing their best to ensure that the Al Shabaab terror group is eradicated and that the millions who live in and around the country of Somalia, enjoy peace that they deserve. Picture courtesy. Major General Ayub Matiiri. For the past ten years or so, the Kenya Defense Forces troops serving under the African Union Transition Mission in Somalia (ATMIS) have been giving their all to guarantee peace and stability in the region.

  9 days ago ago
Here is What High Ranking KDF Officer Did in Somalia to Boost Morale of Troops [Photos]

MILITARY

Cute Photos of Female Kenya Defense Forces Officer Who Has Passed Away

The Kenya Defense Forces has been at the forefront of protecting Kenyans from any external attacks as well as internal conflicts that threaten the peace and stability that is enjoyed by millions of Kenyans. Picture courtesy. Fallen soldier, Sergeant Verah Akinyi Ayamba. The Officers, risk their lives day in and day out to ensure that there is peace in the country, something which is enjoyed by many people from all walks of life.

  18 days ago ago
Cute Photos of Female Kenya Defense Forces Officer Who Has Passed Away

MILITARY

KDF Officer Weds GBV Survivor in Colorful Wedding Ceremony [Photos]

The Kenya Defense Forces officers have been at the forefront of ensuring that Kenyans are protected from any external attacks and internal conflicts that may lead to destabilization of the peace that Kenyans enjoy. Picture courtesy. Image from the wedding. Gender Based Violence has been on the rise in the country and many a women have been left for dead by the people they called their spouses or partners after a slight disagreement in the relationship.

  18 days ago ago
KDF Officer Weds GBV Survivor in Colorful Wedding Ceremony [Photos]

MILITARY

Photos of Kenya Navy Commanders Division and What The Ceremony Represents in KDF

The Kenya Defense Forces has been at the forefront of ensuring that Kenyans are kept safe at all times by the Kenya Navy which deals with maritime operations, Kenya Air Force that deals with aerial offense and defense, and the Kenya Army that is responsible for the ground warfare.

  13 days ago ago
Photos of Kenya Navy Commanders Division and What The Ceremony Represents in KDF

MILITARY

Three Senior KDF ACK Church Officers Retire After Illustrious Careers [Photos]

The Kenya Defense Forces have always been at the center of ensuring that the people of Kenya are well protected from any external enemy as well as internal conflicts that lead to destabilization of peace. Picture courtesy. The ceremony. The recruitment that is done on an annual basis, does also cater for the church which is very central in the affairs of the Kenya Defense Forces as the officers need places to worship which is very important.

  7 days ago ago
Three Senior KDF ACK Church Officers Retire After Illustrious Careers [Photos]

MILITARY

Details Emerge Of The High Profile Meeting Of KDF Bosses At The US Pentagon

A statement shared by the United States Defence has now revealed details of the high-profile meeting between Kenya Defence Forces and the US Assistant Secretary of State. Reports indicate that Chief of Kenya Defence Forces Robert Kibochi and Celeste Wallander who is the US Assistant Secretary of State held discussions that revolved around security matters affecting the East African-based countries.

  15 days ago ago
Details Emerge Of The High Profile Meeting Of KDF Bosses At The US Pentagon

MILITARY

Details of General Robert Kibochi High Profile Meeting With US Joint Chiefs of Staff at Pentagon

The Kenya Defense Forces has always endeavored to have Kenyans enjoy peace at all times either from external attacks or domestic disturbances especially those that have been occasioned by banditry. General Mark A. Milley with CDF, General Robert Kibochi at Pentagon. Picture courtesy. The Kenya Defense Forces is headed by Chief of Defense Forces, 4-Star General Robert Kibochi, who has been the highest ranking military officer in the country for the past few years now after appointment by Commander in Chief, President Uhuru Kenyatta.

  14 days ago ago
Details of General Robert Kibochi High Profile Meeting With US Joint Chiefs of Staff at Pentagon

MILITARY

Latest Kenyan Military Budget Compared to other East Africa Countries

Military forces are one of the important and key forces that protect the country from extermination attacks. Without military, intruders, criminals and terrorist would find it easy to attack a country. In Kenya we have three military forces that is the Kenya Defense force, the Kenya Navy and the Kenya Air force.

  8 days ago ago
Latest Kenyan Military Budget Compared to other East Africa Countries

MILITARY

Kenya Air Force Jets Perform Fly Past Maneuver in Honor of Kibaki at His Munyange Home [Photos]

The Former President of Kenya, Mzee Mwai Kibaki, has been the subject of great talk over the past few days as millions of people eulogize the fallen great. Picture courtesy. Image from the Munyange home. He is currently being laid to rest at his Munyange home by the Kenya Defense Forces officers who are in charge of the state funeral as per the law.

  19 days ago ago
Kenya Air Force Jets Perform Fly Past Maneuver in Honor of Kibaki at His Munyange Home [Photos]

MILITARY

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.

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

MILITARY

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.

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

MILITARY

KDF Chief Kibochi Meets With Powerful US Military Officer at Pentagon.

Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces General Robert Kibochi met with Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff General Mark A. Milley at the Pentagon.The two military leaders discussed on matters of mutual interest, notably expanding counterterrorism cooperation. Kenya and the US share a bilateral defence relationship and will continue to work together in matters security to counter the threat of violent extremist organizations.

  14 days ago ago
KDF Chief Kibochi Meets With Powerful US Military Officer at Pentagon.

MILITARY

KDF Fires a Stern Warning to All Kenyans on Recruitment

Photo courtesy of KDF officers. The Kenya Defense Forces (KDF) has fired a stern warning to all kenyans on its official verified Twitter page account. KDF raised an alarm to all citizens over the ongoing KDF recruitment process contrywide warrning them against falling victims of the heinous acts of persons on pretext of recruiting individuals on behalf of them.

  5 months ago ago
KDF Fires a Stern Warning to All Kenyans on Recruitment