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OUR PRIMARY MANDATE

To Defend and Protect the Sovereignty and territorial Integrity of the Republic of Kenya

OUR SECONDARY MANDATE

To 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.

OUR COMMITMENT

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.

OUR SERVICES

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KDF DAY

OPERATION LINDA NCHI – A DECADE LATER

OPERATION LINDA NCHI – A DECADE LATER

KDF DAY 10TH ANNIVERSARY MARKED ACROSS REGIONS

Kenya Defence Forces personnel from Kenya Air Force (KAF), Kenya Navy (KN) and the AMISOM Sector II on Saturday, 16th October 2021, marked the 10th anniversary of KDF Day from […]

KAHAWA GARRISON HOSTS 10TH KDF DAY ANNIVERSARY

On Saturday, 16 October 2021, Kahawa Garrison hosted the 10th KDF Day Anniversary. The celebrations were led by His Excellency President of the Republic of Kenya and Commander-in-Chief (C-in-C) of […]

BATTLE FOR HOSINGOW

For ten years now the Kenya Defence Forces have been in Somalia in operation ‘Linda Nchi’ following an afront to the country’s sovereignty, by the Al Shabaab terror outfit. The […]

FULLY ARMOURED: NTV FEATURE

On this day for the last ten years, the Kenya Defence Forces have been honouring soldiers for the sacrifice they continue to give in order to defend the sovereignty of […]

SECTIONS OF SOMALIA RECOVERING FROM DECADES OF WAR

Sections of Somalia recovering from decades of war Businesses reopen as semblance of stability restored KDF has been keeping peace in Somalia for 10 years

KDF 10 YEARS IN SOMALIA EPISODE ONE : K24TV

KDF 10 years in Somalia    

KDF DAY 2021 : KENYA’S MARITIME INTEGRITY

Kenya Defence Forces celebrates KDF day in honour of men and women in the forces

KDF DAY 2021

First hand experience from KDF soldier who escaped death by a whisker in Somalia, Lt.Col David Wando In 2011 Kenya made a bold move deploying its forces into Somalia after […]

KDF DAY COMMEMORATION AT MARIAKINI GARRISON

The Cabinet Secretary (CS) for Defence Ambassador Dr. Monicah Juma led the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) and their families in marking the ninth KDF Day celebrations at Mariakani Garrison in […]

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