H.E. Dr. WILLIAM SAMOEI RUTO, CGH
The President of the Republic of Kenya and Commander-in-Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces.
THE HON. ADEN BARE DUALE, EGH. MP
Roles : The Cabinet Secretary oversees the Ministry of Defence and is the Principal Defence Policy maker and advisor. He also chairs the Defence Council, the supreme MoD body that manages the Affairs of the Kenya Defence Forces.
GEN ROBERT KIBOCHI EGH CBS,PhD
CHIEF OF THE KENYA DEFENCE FORCES
Roles: The Chief of the Defence Forces is the Nation’s highest ranking military officer and the Principal military advisor to the President and the National Security Council.
HON. PATRICK MARIRU
Roles: The Principal Secretary is the Accounting Officer responsible to Parliament on the Ministry’s utilization of funds.
Lt Gen F O Ogolla MGH EBS HSC ‘ndc’ (K) ‘psc’ (FRA)
Vice Chief of Defence Forces
Roles: The Vice Chief of the Defence Forces is the Nation’s second-high ranking military officer responsible for and performing other duties as directed by the Chief of the Defence Forces.