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Kenya Army Hand-Over / Take-Over Ceremony
VCDF Lt Gen Robert Kibochi hands over the Kenya Army Flag to Commander Kenya Army Lt Gen Walter Raria.

VCDF Lt Gen Robert Kibochi hands over the Kenya Army Flag to Commander Kenya Army Lt Gen Walter Raria. Incoming Vice Chief of Defence Forces (VCDF) Lieutenant General (Lt Gen) Robert Kibochi handed over command of the Kenya Army to Lieutenant General Walter Raria on 1st August, 2018 at the Kenya Army Headquarters. Lt Gen Raria, who is now the 21st Commander of the Kenya Army served as the Deputy Army Commander for the past two years under the stewardship

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17 Kenya Rifles Hold Its First Unit Day
Chief Guest Commander 6 Brigade, Brigadier William Shume preside over quarter guard mounted by 17 Kenya Rifles during 17KR Unit day held in Nyali Barracks, Mombasa.

Chief Guest Commander 6 Brigade, Brigadier William Shume preside over quarter guard mounted by 17 Kenya Rifles during 17KR Unit day held in Nyali Barracks, Mombasa. Commander 6th Brigade, Brigadier William Shume graced the inaugural Unit Day for 17 Kenya Rifles that was held on 13th July 2017 at the Nyali Barracks, Mombasa. 17th Kenya Rifles whose Motto is ‘DESERT RANGERS’, is one of the Units in the Kenya Army. It was formed in 2009 as a result

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Vice Chief of Defence Forces Visits Troops in Somalia
A Kenya Defence Forces soldier shows the Vice Chief of the Defence Forces Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi the arc of fire from one of the fighting trench during his visit to Kenya Defence Forces troops serving under AMISOM, Somalia, on 23 July 2018.

A Kenya Defence Forces soldier shows the Vice Chief of the Defence Forces Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi the line of fire from a fighting trench during his visit to the Kenya Defence Forces troops serving under AMISOM, Somalia, on 23 July 2018. The new Vice Chief of the Defence Forces (VCDF), Lieutenant General (Lt Gen) Robert Kibochi has in the past week been visiting Kenya Defence Forces troops under Africa Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM).

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Armour Day Celebrations
Two Panhards forming an arc to the entrance during Armour Day Celebrations held at 81 Tank Battalion on 30 June 2018.

Two Panhards forming an arc to the entrance during Armour Day Celebrations held at 81 Tank Battalion on 30 June 2018. The 81Tank Battalion hosted its inaugural Armour Day celebrations on 30 June 2018. The ceremony brought together both serving and retired amour officers and service members. The purpose of the event was to appreciate and celebrate the contributions made by theretired armour officers in the establishment and making of Armoured Brigade.

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Presentation and Consecration Of “Fighting Five” New Presidential Colour
Western Command (WESTCOM) Brigadier (Brig) Dickson Ruto and Commanding Officer 5 Kenya Rifle Lieutenant Colonel Joseph Kariara presenting new Colour to the Colour Officer Lieutenant Derrick Omondi Kute.

Western Command (WESTCOM) Brigadier (Brig) Dickson Ruto and Commanding Officer 5 Kenya Rifle Lieutenant Colonel Joseph Kariara presenting new Colour to the Colour Officer Lieutenant Derrick Omondi Kute. It was a historic day at the 5th Battalion Kenya Rifles as the unit's Military Chaplaincy consecrated the unit's new Presidential Colour at Gilgil Barracks on Saturday, 9th June 2018. Traditionally when a new Colour is presented to a Unit, the old

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Commander Kenya Army Delivers Lecture At The Defence Staff College
Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi is welcomed by Colonel Juma Mwinyikai at the Defence Staff College on 29 May 2018.

Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi is welcomed by Colonel Juma Mwinyikai at the Defence Staff College on 29 May 2018. The Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi delivered a lecture at the Defence Staff College on 29 May 2018. Defence Staff College is privileged to train officers from the entire continent of Africa. [caption id="attachment_1965" align="alignnone" width="700"] Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General

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88 Artillery Battalion Flag Handover
Deputy Army Commander Major General Walter Raria handing over the official flag of the newly established 88 Artillery Battalion to the Artillery Brigade Commander Brigadier Isaack Muchendu.

Deputy Army Commander Major General Walter Raria handing over the official flag of the newly established 88 Artillery Battalion to the Artillery Brigade Commander Brigadier Isaack Muchendu. The new 88Artillery (Arty) Battalion was presented with its official flag in a colourful ceremony led by the Deputy Army Commander Major General (Maj Gen) Walter Raria at Larisoro military range and training grounds in Isiolo County on Friday 27th April 2018.

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Curtains Fall On The Kenya Army Athletics Championship Inaugural Edition 2018.
Army Commander Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi presenting the best female athlete all round trophy to Isiolo team Captain Cpl Priscilla Tabunda (Common Wealth 2018 100m Hurdle semi finalist).

Army Commander Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi presenting the best female athlete all round trophy to Isiolo team Captain Cpl Priscilla Tabunda (Common Wealth 2018 100m Hurdle semi finalist). Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant, General Robert Kibochi on 26th April 2018 presided over the finals of the 1st Edition of the Kenya Army Athletics Championship at Moi International Spots Centre Kasarani. The two day event sponsored by Barclays Bank of Kenya

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Commissioning of the New ERP System in DFOD by the Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi
Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi (left) hands over the ERP Source Code to Captain Kevin Lumumba during the event.

Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi (left) hands over the ERP Source Code to Captain Kevin Lumumba during the event at Kahawa Barracks on Friday 29th December 2017. [caption id="attachment_1740" align="alignnone" width="900"] Sergeant Simon Kavoi takes the Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi through the new ERP System at DFOD Kahawa Barracks on Friday 29th December 2017.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_1741"

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Armoured Brigade Hosts the Sixth KDF Day Celebrations
Kenya Army Commander Lieutenant Robert Kibochi lays wreath at the monument during KDF Day in Isiolo barracks on 14 Oct 2017.

Kenya Army Commander Lieutenant Robert Kibochi lays wreath at the monument during KDF Day in Isiolo barracks on 14 October 2017. [caption id="attachment_1648" align="aligncenter" width="800"] Sgt Stephen Omulimi of Ranger Regiment displays some of the weapons when the Cabinet Secretary for Defence Amb. Raychelle Omamo visits their stand.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_1650" align="aligncenter" width="800"] Cabinet Secretary for Defence Amb. Raychelle

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