Commander Kenya Air Force (KAF) Major General John Omenda on Wednesday, 21 September 2022, inspected on-going projects at: Laikipia Air Base (LAB), Nanyuki Barracks, Mount Kenya and Thigithu Primary schools.
The projects, under construction by KDF Engineers Brigade, are part of ongoing preparations for KDF Day 2022.
KDF Day is marked annually on 14th October by Service Personnel to commemorate the sacrifice and valour of the fallen heroes and heroines.
During the visit, Commander KAF inspected construction of a gate and renovation works of classrooms at the schools.
Maj Gen Omenda also inspected renovation works of the Corporal’s Mess and accommodation facilities, construction of ladies accommodation, Warrant Officers and Sergeant’s mess, Corporal’s and other Ranks Mess, main gate, monument, parade square and aviation hospital among others at the military cantonments.
Speaking to the contractors and foremen at the sites, Maj Gen Omenda applauded the work done so far and urged them to finalize the projects within the shortest time possible. He also emphasized on high quality standards of works during and upon completion of the projects.
Commander KAF was accompanied by Base Commander Laikipia Air Base Brig Mohamud Farah, Brigade Commander Engineers Brigade Brig Swaleh Saidi among other Senior Officers and Officers.