- MWAK TURNS TWO
- MWAK and FAMILY BANK LAUNCH PLUMBING AND ELECTRICAL SKILL DEVELOPMENT TRAINING PARTNERSHIP
- KENYA NAVY MARKS WORLD ORAL HEALTH DAY
- DEPARTMENTAL COMMITTEE ON DEFENCE, INTELLIGENCE AND FOREIGN RELATIONS VISITS KENYA NAVY.
- GENERAL KIBOCHI PRESIDES OVER KDF JOURNAL FIRST EDITION LAUNCH
- CS DEFENCE OPENS A TWO-DAY INDUCTION WORKSHOP FOR PARLIAMENTARY COMMITTEE ON DEFENCE
- CUTLASS EXPRESS 2023 COMES TO AN END
- CURTAINS CLOSE AT THE CDF BOXING CHAMPIONSHIP (BORA CUP SERIES)
- EACRF AND FARDC CONDUCT SECURITY ASSESSMENT ALONG SAKE-KILOLIRWE
- SOMALI ARMED FORCES COMMANDER VISITS KENYA MILITARY ACADEMY
- WATER RESERVOIR FOR LAMU RESIDENTS
- ATMIS KDF TROOPS DONATE CHOLERA PREVENTIVE AND CURATIVE DRUGS TO AFMADHOW
The Executive Order No. 2 of May 2013 (Revised February 2020) created the Ministry of Defence. The work of the Ministry of Defence is informed by the Constitution of the Republic of Kenya. The Ministry is obliged to facilitate and support the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) in the discharge of their mandate under Article 241 (3) (a), (b) & (c) of the Constitution.
To defend and protect the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Republic, assist and cooperate with other authorities in situations of emergency or disaster and restore peace in any part of Kenya affected by unrest or instability as assigned.
A premier, credible and mission capable force deeply rooted in professionalism.
The Ministry of Defence is committed to defending and protecting the people of the Republic of Kenya and their property against external aggression and also in providing support to the Civil Authority as per the Law.
H.E. Dr. WILLIAM SAMOEI RUTO , CGH
PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF KENYA AND COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF OF THE DEFENCE FORCES
THE HON. ADEN BARE DUALE, EGH. MP
GEN ROBERT KIBOCHI EGH CBS, PhD
CHIEF OF THE DEFENCE FORCES
HON. PATRICK MARIRU
LT GEN F O OGOLLA MGH EBS HSC ‘ndc’ (K) ‘psc’ (FRA)
VICE CHIEF OF THE DEFENCE FORCES
Lt Gen Peter Mbogo Njiru MGH CBS ‘rcds’ (UK) ‘psc’ (K)
Commander Kenya Army
MWAK TURNS TWO
The Military Wives Association of Kenya (MWAK) on Saturday,18th March 2023 celebrated its second anniversary and subsequently held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Defence Headquarters, in Nairobi. While […]
MWAK and FAMILY BANK LAUNCH PLUMBING AND ELECTRICAL SKILL DEVELOPMENT TRAINING PARTNERSHIP
The Military Wives Association of Kenya (MWAK) and Family Bank Group have today 20th March 2023, officially entered into partnership and launched the Construction Skills Development Project at the Ulinzi […]
KENYA NAVY MARKS WORLD ORAL HEALTH DAY
A team from The Kenya Navy Hospital (TKNH) Dental department today, 20 March 2023, joined the rest of the world in observing the World Oral Health Day by providing dental […]
DEPARTMENTAL COMMITTEE ON DEFENCE, INTELLIGENCE AND FOREIGN RELATIONS VISITS KENYA NAVY.
The Commander Kenya Navy, Major General Jimson Mutai, today 18 March 2023 hosted members of the Departmental Committee on Defence, Intelligence and Foreign Relations of the National Assembly at the […]
KDF TROOPS IN ATMIS OBSERVE KDF DAY
Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) troops deployed in Somalia under African Transition Mission in Somalia (ATMIS) on 14 October 2022 joined the KDF fraternity in celebrating the KDF day themed, “soldier […]
KDF DAY 2022 CELEBRATIONS
President William Ruto follows entertainment by Laikipia Air Base schools and a flypast by Kenya Air Force aircraft.
KDF 2022 Celebrations
President William Ruto is taken through Kenya Air Force aircraft static display, Kenya Army and Kenya Navy display stands.