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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

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 […]

KDF BLOOD DONATION DRIVE

The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) conducted a nine days blood donation drive in the build up towards KDF Day celebrations. The blood donation excercise targeted KDF personnel and their families […]

KDF TROOPS IN SOMALIA DONATE DESKS AND FOOD TO LOCALS IN CELEBRATION OF KDF DAY

Dhobley District Commissioner Mr. Siyadh Mohammed said Mwangaza is a community-funded school that offers free education to IDPs, returnees, refugees and other needy children in the society with numbers increasing due to the peace that is taking root Somalia.

KDF IS THE INSTRUMENT OF LAST RESORT

The CDF lauded the troops for their dedication to deliver sustainable peace and security in Somalia and along our borders.

FRIENDS OF KDF SUPPORT THIS YEAR’S KDF DAY CELEBRATIONS

Deputy Army Commander Major General Albert Kendagor today received cheques from Family Bank Ltd and KCB Group towards Civil Military Cooperation projects

Laikipia Air Base Observes KDF Day In A Special Way

Laikipia Air Base Commander, Brigadier Erick Kinuthia led a group of officers and service personnel from Laikipia Air Base in paying a visit to the Likii School for Mentally and […]

Kenyatta Barracks Hosts Seventh KDF Day

On 14th October 2018, President of the republic of Kenya and the Commander In-Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF), His Excellency Uhuru Kenyatta presided over the Seventh KDF Day […]

KDF Day Celebration

Cabinet Secretary for Defence Ambassador Raychelle Omamo and Senior Military Officers salute at long reveille during Kenya Defence Forces(KDF) Day celebrations held at Langata Barracks on 14th October 2019. The […]