Kenya Air Force Commander Major General Joff Otieno has retired and his place taken by Major General Samuel Ng’ang’a Thuita in changes made by President Uhuru Kenyatta in the military.
Major General Joff Otieno retired on the basis of his age.
Brig. Samuel Thuita promoted to Major General and now Air Force Commander
Brig George Owino now Maj. Gen in charge of Defence Staff College
Col. Thomas Chepkuto promoted to Brigadier and now Commandant, Joint Warfare Centre.
Col. Mohammed Abdalla Badi promoted to Brigadier and now he is the Base Commander Moi Air Base
Col. Eric Kinuthia now Brig in charge of Laikipia AB.
Brig. Jossiah Mrashui now Chief Strategic Plans & Policy at Defence HQ
Brig. Christopher Imanene Chief of Logistics Defense HQ
Brig. Anthony Ngere now Commander, Western Command
Brig. Benjamin Biwott Commander Eastern Command
Brig. Francis Okello Dep. Commander KAF
Maj. Gen. Jonathan Kipkemoi Rono appointed Deputy Force Commander AMISOM