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General Kibochi Clears Air On Why They Insist Of "Full" 32 Set Of Teeth Before Recruitment

During the Kenya Defense Forces recruitment, there are usually some of the qualifications which are put into consideration before being considered as a military officer. They check both physical and mental condition of the officer. However, people have been questioning on why number of teeth is usually a priority during the intake process.

  5 hours ago
General Kibochi Clears Air On Why They Insist Of

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Here Is The Reason Why Kenya Defense Forces Count Teeth During Recruitment Process

The Kenyan Constitution describes the process of incorporating new members into the Kenyan army, namely the Kenya Defence Force and the Kenya Police Force. The hiring process involves many things, one needs to run one, with the exact number of teeth and high school certificate. A person who appears in all stages is a person selected for the army.

  14 hours ago
Here Is The Reason Why Kenya Defense Forces Count Teeth During Recruitment Process

MILITARY

Rarely Seen Photos of KDF Fighter Jets Mounted With Sophisticated Machine Guns

For nearly a decade now, the Kenya Defense Forces have been held up in the volatile Somalia region, fighting Al-shabaab insurgents, who have threatened peace and security in the entire East African region. Among those security personnel who have been instrumental in the fight against Al-shabaab since 2011, is the Kenya Airforce wing.

  9 days ago
Rarely Seen Photos of KDF Fighter Jets Mounted With Sophisticated Machine Guns

POLITICS

Monica Juma Stands Out As She Accompanies A Fully Combated Uhuru In Lamu for This Special Assignment

Monica Juma the cabinet secretary in charge of defense once again stood out as she accompanied President Uhuru Kenyatta who was dressed in full military combat to Lamu for a joint Military training that saw the head of state impressed with the strides that the nation has made in its effort to combat terror activities in the country.

  9 days ago
Monica Juma Stands Out As She Accompanies A Fully Combated Uhuru In Lamu for This Special Assignment

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RIP: Names and Rank of 11 KDF Officers That Died in Plane Crash Revealed

A few days ago, Kenya woke up to the sad news that 11 officers from Kenya Defense Forces had lost their lives in a plane crash in Ole Tepesi in Kajiado County. The eleven officers' identities had not been released to the public until today. Picture courtesy

  29 days ago
RIP: Names and Rank of 11 KDF Officers That Died in Plane Crash Revealed

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RiP: KDF Soldier From Kahawa Barracks Dies

It is always with a heavy heart that we have to pass on to you, the reader, the report of the death of a Kenya Defense Forces soldier. The men and women responsible for laying their lives on the line to protect this country from at external aggression.

  19 days ago
RiP: KDF Soldier From Kahawa Barracks Dies

MILITARY

Here Is The Recruitment Day For Cadet Officers And Specialist In Kenya

Kenya Cadet Officers are recruited to provide Leadership, guidance, decision making and managing the Defense Forces in the country. The Cardet Officers are involved in a 17 months training in the Military College including practical soldier skills and military fields of study. The Kenya Defense Forces has openly announced to the general public the recruitment of Cadets and Specialist Officers which is scheduled to occur in three months, August, September and October 2021.

  14 days ago
Here Is The Recruitment Day For Cadet Officers And Specialist In Kenya

MILITARY

Rest In Peace, List Of KDF Soldiers Who Lost Their Lives After Experiencing This (PHOTOS)

The Kenya Defense Forces have presented the names of soldiers passed on during the grisly accident last week.The defense fraternity have expressed their sorrow and revealed that the deceased have left a wide gap in the security field. However they are referred to as heros of the nation.Their hierarchy in the field was also presented to the media houses.Antony Simon is the senior sergeant to Kenya Defense Forces.He has been working in security field for some years.

  28 days ago
Rest In Peace, List Of KDF Soldiers Who Lost Their Lives After Experiencing This (PHOTOS)

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RIP: Kahawa Barracks Soldier Mourns The Passing of KDF Pilot With Special Dedication

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.

  1 months ago
RIP: Kahawa Barracks Soldier Mourns The Passing of KDF Pilot With Special Dedication

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RIP: KDF Officer That Died in Chopper Crash Laid to Rest at His Home in Kitui

One of the Kenya Defense Forces officers that died recently in a chopper crash, was laid to rest in his Kitui South home earlier today. The soldier who worked as a Technician with the Kenya Air Force was mourned as a dedicated soldier who put others before himself.

  27 days ago
RIP: KDF Officer That Died in Chopper Crash Laid to Rest at His Home in Kitui

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RIP: KDF's Sergeant Stephen Omale Laid to Rest at His Home in Bungoma County

Emotions ran high at the burial of Sergeant Stephen Omarian Omale in My. Elgon in Bungoma County. The soldier died in a chopper crash at Ole Tepesi in Kajiado County during a routine exercise that claimed the lives of 11 soldiers. Picture courtesy Sgt Stephen Omale Omarian survived the crash and was rushed to Armed Forces Memorial Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

  20 days ago
RIP: KDF's Sergeant Stephen Omale Laid to Rest at His Home in Bungoma County

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RIP: KDF Soldier, Cpl Bonface Mocheche Who Died in Chopper Crash Buried at His Home in Kisii [Video]

A few days ago, Kenyans woke up to the sad news that a military chopper had just crash landed in Ole Tepesi in Kajiado County. The chopper crashed and killed several officers who were on board as other survived the terrible crash. Picture courtesy Corporal Bonface Ogati Mocheche was laid to rest today at his home in Gionseri Village found in Nyamache Sub-County in Kisii County.

  24 days ago
RIP: KDF Soldier, Cpl Bonface Mocheche Who Died in Chopper Crash Buried at His Home in Kisii [Video]

POLITICS

Uhuru Kenyatta Warns Enemies Against Invading Kenya's Territory During Visit To Boni

On Wednesday, July 21, President Uhuru Kenyatta visited a multi agency team of Kenyan security officers undertaking joint operational training in Boni Forest, Lamu County. The FTX, which is coordinated by the Kenya Defense Forces (KDF) brought together troops from the different security formations in the country among them Kenya Police Service (KPS), National Youth Service(NYS), Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) and the Kenya Coast Guard with a view of attaining high levels of operational efficiency.

  7 days ago
Uhuru Kenyatta Warns Enemies Against Invading Kenya's Territory During Visit To Boni

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Uhuru Pays Courtesy Visit to KDF and Other Multi-agency Team Training in Boni Forest

President Uhuru Kenyatta today visited a multi-agency security team, led by the Kenya Defense Forces (KDF), which is undertaking an operational joint training in Boni Forest in Lamu County. Image: Courtesy The training which is meant to help the team to attain high levels of operational efficiency among the different security agencies brought together the troops from different formations.

  9 days ago
Uhuru Pays Courtesy Visit to KDF and Other Multi-agency Team Training in Boni Forest

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45 Feared Dead After Defense Force Helicopter Catches Fire After Missing The Run Way While Landing

Couple of days ago, eleven Kenya Defense Forces Officers lost their lives at Ol-Tepesi Ngong after their plane developed mechanical issues. The plane crashed and all soldiers inside died. They are yet to be buried. In another similar occurrence, a Philippine Defense Forces caught fire while landing.

  25 days ago
45 Feared Dead After Defense Force Helicopter Catches Fire After Missing The Run Way While Landing

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Kenya Defense Forces Entertains President Kenyatta by Blowing Bomb As He Visited Boni Forest

Soldiers from the Kenya Defense Forces (KDF) welcomed President Uhuru Kenyatta, the Commander-in-Chief of the Kenya Armed Forces, during a visit to their training ground today. The president visited a multi-agency team of Kenyan security officials conducting joint combat training in Boni Forest in Lamu County on Wednesday, July 21, 2021.

  9 days ago
Kenya Defense Forces Entertains President Kenyatta by Blowing Bomb As He Visited Boni Forest

SOCIETY

Detectives Hunting For Caroline Kangogo Reveal How She Has Been Interfering With The Search

For the past two days, detectives attached to the Directorate of Criminal Investigations have been looking for killer cop, Caroline Kangogo. Corporal Caroline Kangogo has been on the run and she has even managed to kill another man while evading the cops at the same time. Picture courtesy

  22 days ago
Detectives Hunting For Caroline Kangogo Reveal How She Has Been Interfering With The Search

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Names And Ranks Of KDF Officers Who Died Recently In Line Of Duty At Ol-Tepesi

Here are the names and ranks of Kenya Defense Forces' Officers who recently died in a helicopter crash when they were training. Senior Private Thomas Shekeine- He was the youngest in that crew. Thomas worked as a flight attendant and he was among the pilots propelling that helicopter before it crashed.

  29 days ago
Names And Ranks Of KDF Officers Who Died Recently In Line Of Duty At Ol-Tepesi

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Mourners Left In Tears As Didmus Barasa Narrates How He Blundered At Kenya Air force

Speaking during the burial of Senior Sergeant Stephen Omaran Omale, one of the Kenya Defense Forces (KDF) officers who perished in a fatal plane crash, Mi 171e Air Force Helicopter, at Chebukwabi village in Kimilili, Barasa revealed that he was dismissed from the army after trying to help his colleagues secure loans.

  21 days ago
Mourners Left In Tears As Didmus Barasa Narrates How He Blundered At Kenya Air force

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KDF Lady Shines At First Ever Ladies Only Shooting Competition In Africa

A shooting and marksmanship competition held courtesy of Site systems Ltd and Seagas Ltd presented an opportunity for military, police, media houses and corporate organizations ladies only to battle it out and display their prowess. The competition consisted several categories in which the women only contestants were to participate in.

  18 days ago
KDF Lady Shines At First Ever Ladies Only Shooting Competition In Africa