The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) have launched television and radio studios at the newly-constructed Strategic Communications Office at the Defence Headquarters in Nairobi.
The state-of-the-art fully-equipped television and radio studios will be used for various productions that will enable the continuous flow of information to Kenyans and the wider audience, KDF said.
“KDF considers Strategic Communication as a vital activity that will support future military operations as well as the national interest,”KDF said in a statement.
The KDF Communication department was established in the year 2009 as Public Affairs aimed at telling KDF stories both in operations at in peacetime. In 2021, KDF command established a Strategic Communication centre to bolster the department.
During the ceremony on Tuesday, November 2, the Chief of Defence Forces (CDF) General Robert Kibochi lauded the efforts of Strategic Communications team office in informing and shaping the public opinion on Kenya Defence Forces’ activities and engagements.