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Courtesy Call to Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General L M Ngondi by Defence Attache (DA) United States Colonel McCoy on 19th April 2016

Defence Attache (DA) United States,Colonel McCoy in a session when he paid a courtesy call to Lt Gen L M Ngondi,Commander Kenya Army on 19 April 2016. [caption id="attachment_1205" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Commander Kenya Army Lt Gen LM Ngondi and staff Officers in a meeting with Kenya United States Liaison Office (KUSLO) representatives.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_1206" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Commander Kenya Army Lt Gen

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Archbishop Wabukala Presides Over The Consecration Of St. Michael’s Cathedral At Defence Headquarters

The Chief Guest, Archbishop Eliud Wabukala, and other dignitaries pose for a group photo at the consecration of St Michael’s Cathedral at the Defence Headquarters, Nairobi. On Sunday, 24th April 2016, the Head of the Anglican Church in Kenya Archbishop Eliud Wabukala consecrated St. Michael’s Cathedral which is based at the Defence Headquarters, Nairobi. The consecration was witnessed by Defence Cabinet Secretary Ambassador Raychelle Omamo SC

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Promotion Exams (PROMEX) Exercise 2016

Group photo of Commander Kenya Army, with Senior Officers during practical promotion examinations held at Kajiado training area on 21 April 2016. [caption id="attachment_1182" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Chief of Operations Kenya Army Brigadier P Buluma briefing Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Leonard Ngondi at the Officers practical promotion exam site on 21April 2016.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_1183" align="aligncenter" width="600"]

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20 Para Troopers Training

Training instructors ensuring that the para trooping students’ parachutes are properly in place ready for aircraft jump.   [caption id="attachment_1166" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Kenya Army 20 Parachute Battalion personnel undertaking a routine jump test on the training ladders before proceeding for aircraft jump training.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_1169" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Para trooping students boarding the aircraft

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The Flagging Off Ceremony Of The Refurbished Military Vehicles

Commander Kenya Army being briefed by Warrant Officer I Ken Thompson, Technical/Mechanical expert US Army during the flagging off ceremony of refurbished vehicles at Kahawa Garrison. The Kenya Defence Forces boasts of highly skilled personnel in mechanical and electrical repair of vehicles. The vehicles fall under Kenya Army corps of Electrical Mechanical Engineering (KAEME) based at Kahawa Garrison. Most of them are used within the unit locations

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Cadet Training

Intake 04/15 of cadets during Full Soldier Marching Order exercise(FSMO) Kenya Defence Forces Cadets undertakes their training at the Kenya Military Academy (KMA), which was formerly known as Armed Forces Training College (AFTC). Cadet training encompasses theoretical, physical and mental training for selected personnel who are commissioned as Officers of the Kenya Defence Forces. The senior most intake for General Service Officers (GSO) cadets “KMA

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Army Seargeant Major Handover Ceremony Held at the Headquaters Kenya Army on Friday 11th March 2016.

The incoming Army Sergeant Major (ASM) Warrant Officer One William Ogutu (left) is congratulated by the Deputy Commander Kenya Army Major General Johnson Ondieki on his promotion and appointment on Friday 11th March 2016. [caption id="attachment_1093" align="alignnone" width="700"] [Right - Left]: The incoming Army Sergeant Major (ASM) Warrant Officer One William Ogutu, Deputy Commander Kenya Army Major General Johnson Ondieki and the Outgoing Army

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Regimental Sergeant Majors’ Seminar Officially Opened at Kahawa Garrison by the Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Leonard Ngondi

Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Leonard Ngondi inpects a guard of honour mounted by Kahawa Garisson during his visit on Tuesday 8th March 2016. Kahawa Garrison hosted Kenya Army Regimental Sergeant Majors' Seminar from 8th to 10th March 2016. The three day seminar was aimed at apprising RSM's on matters concerning soldiers’ duties and responsibilities. The theme of the seminar was to deliberate on the new Army Human Resource Development

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Courtesy Call to Langata Barracks by the Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Leonard Ngondi on Friday 4th March 2016.

Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Leonard Ngondi is shown part of the construction taking place at Langata Barracks during his visit. [caption id="attachment_1076" align="alignnone" width="700"] Quarter Guard mounted by soldiers of the 7th Kenya Rifles in honour of the Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Leonard Ngondi during his visit.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_1077" align="alignnone" width="700"] Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant

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Coutesy Call to Engineers Brigade by the Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Leonard Ngondi.

Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Leonard Ngondi accompanied by Major Peter Njenga and other senior officers during the event. [caption id="attachment_1067" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Commander Engineers Brigade, Brigadier Ngaira introduces the Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Leonard Ngondi to 2nd Lieutenant Kuria during his visit to on 18th February 2016.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_1069" align="aligncenter" width="700"]

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