Army News

Kenya Navy Inter-Units Athletics Championship Held at the Kenya Navy Base Mtongwe

Participants of the Womens’ 4 x 100 meters during the Kenya Navy Inter Units Athletics Championship. This year’s Kenya Navy (KN) Inter-Units Athletics Championship took place at Kenya Navy Base (KNB) Mtongwe on 23-24 Mar 17. The two-day event saw Cpl Kitili emerge the winner in the 800m men’s category with a record time of 01:51:76 followed closely by Spte Lemiso in 01:52:63 The 2014 world relay gold medalist Cpl Magut completed the race in

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KDF Wins the National Athletics Championship

Charles Wamwea of KDF sprints to the finish line during the 200M Men final race to win Bronze. The Kenya Defence Forces emerged the overall winner with Kenya Police Service and Kenya Prisons Service settling for position two and three respectively in the Kenya National Athletics Championship held at the Nyanyo National Stadium from 8-10 June 2017. The three-day event sponsored by Safaricom was used to select a team to represent Kenya in this year’s

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KDF Emerges Winners in the 3rd Leg of the National Sportpesa Boxing League

Senior Private Victor Odhiambo (in blue) of DEFABA (Defence Forces Boxing Association) fights against his opponent Patrick Owino of Ken Track in Light Welter during the event at Anana’s Mall, Thika. Kenya Defence Force Boxing team emerged winners of the 3rd leg of the National Sportpesa Boxing league with 19 points whose finals took place on Saturday 10 June 2017 at Ananas Mall in Thika town. Spte Simon Mulinge from Defence Headquartes Camp Admin

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Passing Out Parade at Recruits at Recruits Training School, Eldoret

His Excellency Honorable Uhuru Kenyatta President and Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Forces of the Republic of Kenya awards a trophy to the best recruit all round Recruit Kipkoech Rotich of Kenya Army during Recruits Pass Out Parade on Friday 09 June 2017. [caption id="attachment_7697" align="aligncenter" width="700"] His Excellency Honorable Uhuru Kenyatta President and Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Forces of the Republic of Kenya presents

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Ulinzi Stars Football Club and Elitebet Kenya Sign Sponsorship Deal at Defence Headquarters

Chairman of Defence Forces Football Association Brigadier Alphaxard Kiugu and Elitebet Managing Director Mr. Hinga Waiyaki display the signed Sponsorship Agreement to members of the Press. Ulinzi Stars Football Club signed a new sponsorship agreement with Elitebet Kenya in a ceremony held at the Defence Headquarters on Monday 05 June 2017. Speaking during the ceremony, Defence Forces Football Association (DFFA) chairman Brigadier Alphaxard Kiugu

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54th Madaraka Day Celebration Held in Nyeri County

Commander-in-Chief of The Kenya Defence Forces His Excellency Uhuru Kenyatta inspects a guard of honor mounted by the Kenya Defence Forces The Kenya Defence Forces joined other Kenyans in marking the 54th Madaraka day at the Nyeri ASK show ground Kabiruini on Thursday, 1st June 2017, in a pompous ceremony presided over by President Uhuru Kenyatta who is also the Commander -in-Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces. Madaraka Day, celebrated every June

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KDF Five-A-Side Taekwondo Chairman’s Cup Championship

Juma Katisho (Red) of Kilifi team defends a kick from Sapper Ben Kiptoo (Blue) of KDF during Annual 5-A-Side Taekwondo Championship held at Kahawa Garrison on 24th May 2017. The Kenya Defence Force (KDF) held its annual 5-A-Side Taekwondo Chairman’s Cup Championship at Kahawa Garrison Gymnasium on Wednesday 24th May 2017. The event was opened by the Kahawa Garrison Camp Commandant Colonel Dennis Mutegi. This year’s event attracted many participating

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Promotion Exams (Promex) Exercise 2017

Captain Nyagwoka takes her examination during the Promex Exercise 2017 on Friday 28 April 2017.                                                                     . [caption id="attachment_1452" align="alignnone" width="700"] Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi addressing local leaders at Corner Baridi after donating water tanks to the locals to curb water shortage

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Specialist Cadets and Special Duty Officers Commissioning Parade Rehearsal

Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi gives his speech during the Specialist Cadets and Special Duty Officers’ Rehearsal Parade at the Kenya Military Academy on Thursday 20 April 2017 at Lanet, Nakuru. [caption id="attachment_1431" align="alignnone" width="700"] Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi signs the guest book on arrival at the Kenya Military Academy.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_1430" align="alignnone"

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AMISOM Forces in Dhobley Helps The Needy With Relief Food

Sector II Commander Brigadier Shume and Dhobley District Commissioner Hassan Mohammed offloads the relief food for the locals. The Kenya Defence Forces soldiers under the umbrella of Africa Mission in Somali (AMISOM) on 19th January 2017 in Dhobley town embarked on a mission to help the needy locals with relief food. The exercise was done in conjunction with the Dhobley local administration who had accepted the good gesture by the Kenyan Contingent.

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