Meet Our Team Leaders

H.E. Uhuru Kenyatta,CGH

The President of the Republic of Kenya and Commander-in-Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces.

Dr. Monica K. Juma, (Oxon),EGH
Cabinet Secretary

Roles : The Cabinet Secretary oversees the Ministry of Defence and is the Principal Defence Policy maker and advisor. She also chairs the Defence Council, the supreme MoD body that manages the Affairs of the Kenya Defence Forces.

Gen R. K. Kibochi MGH CBS ‘ndc’ (K) ‘psc’ (UK)
Chief of the Defense Forces

Roles: The Chief of the Defense Forces is the Nation’s highest ranking military officer and the Principal military advisor to the President and the National Security Council.

Hon.Peter O Odoyo
Chief Administrative Secretary

Roles: The primary responsibility of the Chief Administrative Secretary is to manage parliamentary and County Liaison and executing the Cabinet Secretary’s priorities.

Lt-Gen Levi Mghalu
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.

Dr. Ibrahim M Mohamed CBS
Principal Secretary

Roles: The Principal Secretary is the Accounting Officer responsible to Parliament on the Ministry’s utilization of funds.

SERVICE COMMANDERS

Lt Gen Walter R Koipaton MGH CBS OGW ‘ndc’ (K) ‘psc’ (TZ)

Commander Kenya Army 

Maj Gen F O Ogolla MGH EBS HSC ‘ndc’ (K) ‘psc’ (FRA)

Commander Kenya Air Force

Maj Gen J L MUTAI MBS, ‘ndc’ (K) ‘psc’ (K)

Commander Kenya Navy