Full Profile of New Chief of Defence Force Robert Kariuki Kibochi Replacing Mwathethe.

Kariuki Kibochi

Incoming Kenya’s Chief of Defence Forces General Robert Kariuki Kibochi (right), Kenya is set to have a new Chief of Defence Forces following the expiry of tenure of general Samson Mwathethe whose term has expired. President Uhuru Kenyatta the Commander in Chief of Kenya Defence Forces promoted Vice Chief of Defence Forces General Kariuki Kibochi to take over from Mwathethe on Thursday, April 30. Mwathethe served at the help from April 2015, but Kibochi, his immediate deputy was promoted to deputise the CDF in July 2018. Kariuki Kibochi was born…

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Senator Ledama Lectures Uhuru Again Over Kibochi’s Appointment as Chief of Defence Force.

Senator Ledama

Photo: Vocal Narok County Senator Ledama Olekina. (Source/Courtesy). Narok County Senator Ledama Olekina has cried foul over the appointment Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi as the Chief of Defence Forces(CDF). The Senator Ledama took to his Twitter account to claim that Kibochi’s appointment as the Defence Forces’ Boss was tribal. The angry Senator further claimed that General Walter Koipaton Raria was the most qualified successor of General Mwathathe but was denied the position because he is Maasai. “Even @kdfinfo is tribal? This is a truly a messed up country. The most qualified…

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Samson Mwathethe Goes Home As Uhuru Appoints New Chief of Defence Forces

Mwathethe

News emerging from State House indicates that President Uhuru Kenyatta has appointed a new Chief of Defence Forces. According to the new changes, Uhuru appointed Gen. Robert Kibochi as the CDF designate. He replaces General Samson Mwathethe whose term has expired. Meanwhile, the president also appointed Gen. Levi Mghalu as the Vice Chief of Defence Forces designate and Maj. Gen. Jimson Mutai is the Commander of the Kenya Navy designate. The new appointees will assume office on May 11, 2020. The President made the communication on Thursday evening while addressing the…

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Gor Mahia Crowned 2019/2020 Kenyan Premier League (KPL) Champions

Gor Mahia

Gor Mahia are the 2019/2020 Kenyan Premier League (KPL) champions for the fourth season running. This comes after Football Kenya Federation (FKF) president Nick Mwendwa said on Thursday they will be forwarding the club’s name to Caf as the country’s representative in the champions league. “We have a deadline with Caf which is set for Tuesday and we will forward Gor Mahia’s name as champions for the 2018/2019 season. We cannot play the league anymore and I ask Gor Mahia and other clubs to start preparing for next season, said…

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Linda App: Application Developed In Kenya, Alerts One When Near a COVID- 19 Patient.

Linda App

Three local firms have developed a mobile application to support contact tracing efforts by the health officials in efforts to combat the spread of coronavirus. Through the Linda Application, Kenyans will now be able to know if they are within the vicinity of a person who has tested positive through Bluetooth technology. Bob Ndubi, Silverhouse Capital Limited’s Managing Partner says once a person downloads the Linda application on their mobile phones, they are required to have their Bluetooth on so that they can receive a buzz cautioning them to maintain…

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