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MILITARY

JUST IN: Al-Shabaab Militants Bomb Police Camp, Three Police Officers Injured

The Kenya Defense Forces has been serious with eradicating the Al Shabaab menace that has been bedeviling the Eastern Africa region for the past few years in bombings and other coordinated attacks. Kenya has suffered the brunt of these attacks with many Kenyans losing their lives thanks to the Al Shabaab militants who strike the country then disappear to places that are unknown as per the reports that we have.

  17 days ago ago
JUST IN: Al-Shabaab Militants Bomb Police Camp, Three Police Officers Injured

MILITARY

Itumbi Alleges Which KDF Barracks President Uhuru Has Chosen For His Military Goodbye

The President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, has been in power for the past ten years and during this period, he has been able to push the country to great strides especially the Kenya Defense Forces. Picture courtesy. President Uhuru inspecting a guard of honor in a past event.

  16 days ago ago
Itumbi Alleges Which KDF Barracks President Uhuru Has Chosen For His Military Goodbye

POLITICS

Uhuru Allegedly Hands Over Silently As Commander-in-Chief Of The Kenya Defense Forces- Aden Duale

President Uhuru Kenyatta's former majority leader, Aden Duale, has claimed that the Kenya Defense Forces Commander in Chief was purportedly turned over to him. It has been reported that President Uhuru Kenyatta was supposedly handed over as the Commander in Chief of the Kenya Defense Forces at Moi Air Base by Kenya Kwanza Alliance candidate Duale.

  12 days ago ago
Uhuru Allegedly Hands Over Silently As Commander-in-Chief Of The Kenya Defense Forces- Aden Duale

POLITICS

The President Elect William Ruto To Start Receiving Security Briefings After The Win

After the General Election results are announced, President-elect William Ruto will begin receiving briefings from the relevant national security agencies. The National Intelligence Service (NIS), the Kenya Defense Forces, and the National Police Service are among the organizations (NPS). Public officials are expected to furnish the President-elect with the necessary information under the Assumption of Office of the President Act of 2012.

  3 days ago ago
The President Elect William Ruto To Start Receiving Security Briefings After The Win

MILITARY

Meet The Senior KDF Officers in Charge of National Defense University Found in Lanet Barracks

The National Defense University that was founded by the Kenya Defense Forces is a premier institution that is a one of a kind in the region offering the best in military studies. Picture courtesy. Lieutenant General Jonah Mwangi. The institution is the only one of its kind in the entire East and Central Africa region after being awarded a charter by the Commander in Chief of the Defense Forces, President Uhuru Kenyatta on the 27th of May 2021.

  18 days ago ago
Meet The Senior KDF Officers in Charge of National Defense University Found in Lanet Barracks

MILITARY

Kenya Defense Forces Carrying Heavy Bags When Going To A Mission

Kenya Defence are the armed forces of Kenya whose main role is to protect the country in case of external attacks. Here in Kenya, we have three types of armies, number 1. The Kenya Air Force (KAF) is the national aerial warfare service branch of the Republic of Kenya.

  27 days ago ago
Kenya Defense Forces Carrying Heavy Bags When Going To A Mission

EDUCATION

Mangu High School Pilot Students Visit KDF's Laikipa Air Base and Taken Through Tour [Photos]

The Kenya Defense Forces through the Kenya Air Force prides itself in the fact that it also does mentorship programs that are meant to boost the morale of young men and women who are interested in aviation. Picture courtesy. The Mangu High School found in the County of Kiambu is one of the best schools in the country having brought forth some of the best minds in the country since its inception.

  20 days ago ago
Mangu High School Pilot Students Visit KDF's Laikipa Air Base and Taken Through Tour [Photos]

MILITARY

JUST IN: President Uhuru Swears in New Kenya Army Commander and 2 Promoted KDF Officers [Photos]

The Kenya Defense Forces has been at the forefront of ensuring that the citizens of the country are protected from any external vice that might be out to dislodge the peace and tranquility that millions enjoy. Picture courtesy. The Kenya Army arm of the Kenya Defense Forces is in charge of the ground warfare and has been entrusted with a lot by the Commander in Chief of the Defense Forces.

  23 days ago ago
JUST IN: President Uhuru Swears in New Kenya Army Commander and 2 Promoted KDF Officers [Photos]

MILITARY

Kenya Air Force Commander Major General John Omenda Receives New KAF Recruits [Photos]

The Kenya Defense Forces has been at the forefront of ensuring that Kenyans are safe from any external attacks that might be looking at disrupting the peace and tranquility that millions enjoy within our borders. Picture courtesy. Major General John Omenda. The Kenya Air Force is a branch of the Kenya Defense Forces that is tasked with the skies of the republic and any aerial combat or assistance that might need to be had in any eventuality.

  24 days ago ago
Kenya Air Force Commander Major General John Omenda Receives New KAF Recruits [Photos]

POLITICS

Details Emerge of Secret Meetings Uhuru Held in Kisumu, Kakamega on August Elections

It seems like President Uhuru Kenyatta is on a full campaign stretch,as he nears his retirement next week. According to reports, President Uhuru Kenyatta has been holding secret meetings in Kisumu and Kakamega today. The reports claims that President Uhuru Kenyatta has been telling leaders who attend his meeting not to let him down,but come in large numbers to ensure Raila Odinga wins presidency.

  17 days ago ago
Details Emerge of Secret Meetings Uhuru Held in Kisumu, Kakamega on August Elections

EDUCATION

Senior Police Officer Conferred With PhD at 51st Kenyatta University Graduation

The National Police Service has been at the forefront of ensuring that Kenyans are well protected from any criminal elements that might be looking to disrupt the peace and tranquility that millions enjoy. The officers have been praised for their professionalism in most instances with a few bad apples being rooted out by the top management of the National Police Service Commision as has been witnessed in previous years.

  27 days ago ago
Senior Police Officer Conferred With PhD at 51st Kenyatta University Graduation

POLITICS

President-elect William Ruto to start receiving security briefings after victory

President-elect William Ruto will begin getting briefings from the separate public safety organs after being proclaimed the champ of the General Election. The organs incorporate the National Intelligence Service (NIS), the Kenya Defense Forces, and the National Police Service (NPS). The Assumption of Office of the President Act 2012 commands public officials to give expected data to President-elect.

  3 days ago ago
President-elect William Ruto to start receiving security briefings after victory

MILITARY

Photos: President Uhuru Presents Regimental Colors to Lt. Colonel Kinanga, 21KR Commanding Officer

The Kenya Defense Forces has been one of the most formidable forces in the continent given the number of peace keeping missions that they have participated in over the years. Picture courtesy. Image from the ceremony. Thanks to this dedication, the Kenya Defense Forces has continued to grow in size and capability under the stewardship of the Commander in Chief of the Defense Forces, President Uhuru Kenyatta in the last ten years.

  21 days ago ago
Photos: President Uhuru Presents Regimental Colors to Lt. Colonel Kinanga, 21KR Commanding Officer

MILITARY

Kenya Defense Forces Troops Donate Food, Water and Held a Medical Camp For Locals [Photos]

The Kenya Defense Forces has been at the forefront of ensuring that there is peace in the East African region given they have been in Somalia for more than a decade now eliminating the Al Shabaab threat. Picture courtesy. Image from the scene. The troops, who are serving under the African Union Mission in Somalia have made tremendous progress in the fight against Al Shabaab given that there have been far less terrorist attacks in the the region in the past few years.

  21 days ago ago
Kenya Defense Forces Troops Donate Food, Water and Held a Medical Camp For Locals [Photos]

EDUCATION

JUST IN: President Uhuru's Sister Awarded Degree by Kenyatta University During Graduation Ceremony

The Kenyatta University is conducting its 51st Graduation Ceremony this morning as per the reports that we have with us from Kiambu County where thousands have gathered for the ceremony. Picture courtesy. Image from Kenyatta University. The Kenya Defense Forces Chief of Defense Forces, General Robert Kariuki Kibochi is graduating from the institution this morning with a doctorate degree which is the first to be awarded to a sitting Chief of Defense Forces.

  28 days ago ago
JUST IN: President Uhuru's Sister Awarded Degree by Kenyatta University During Graduation Ceremony

MILITARY

PHOTOS: Lt. General Peter Mbogo Takes Over From Lt Walter Koipaton at Kenya Army Headquarters

The Kenya Defense Forces has been one of the most formidable forces across the continent and President Uhuru Kenyatta has ensured that the force has grown over the years that he has been in charge. Picture courtesy. Image from DOD. The President, has ensured that Kenya Defense Forces gets more money through the years and the welfare of the officers has been greatly improved.

  11 days ago ago
PHOTOS: Lt. General Peter Mbogo Takes Over From Lt Walter Koipaton at Kenya Army Headquarters

MILITARY

Details Emerge on How Terrorist With Crucial Details on KDF and General Election Was Arrested

On Monday, a terror suspect was arrested after attempting to sneak into Nyali military barracks in Mombasa County. Ali Hassan Mzee attempted to gain access into the highly guarded military facility claiming to have lost his way. Hassan caught the attention of military guards on duty after they noticed a suspicious person at the beach.

  17 days ago ago
Details Emerge on How Terrorist With Crucial Details on KDF and General Election Was Arrested

MILITARY

Kenya Navy Primary Receives a 62-Seater Bus from President Uhuru at State House in Mombasa

The past several hours have seen President Uhuru Kenyatta touring Mombasa County and launching a number of significant initiatives. Given that he will leave office in a few days, the President has made sure that his legacy will endure for years to come. He had previously started a number of other initiatives that are crucial to giving the young people of Mombasa County jobs.

  15 days ago ago
Kenya Navy Primary Receives a 62-Seater Bus from President Uhuru at State House in Mombasa

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What Uhuru Told Kenya Defence Forces Today

The Kenya Defense Forces have been informed by President Uhuru Kenyatta that he will never grow tired of remembering them as industrious men and women who have ensured the protection of our nation from any and all forms of danger. Even though he is about to step down as president, Uhuru Kenyatta believes that the military has been instrumental in the success of his administration.

  21 days ago ago
What Uhuru Told Kenya Defence Forces Today

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What Al-Shabaab Did To Police Officers In Mandera County

Three police officers were injured in the course of their duties by suspected al-Shabaab terrorists while on duty. Despite the fact that al-shabaabs continue to operate freely within Kenya, many Kenyans applauded President Uhuru Kenyatta's claim that he has significantly reduced the number of al-shabaab assaults since he was sworn in as the country's fourth president.

  23 days ago ago
What Al-Shabaab Did To Police Officers In Mandera County