President Uhuru Kenyatta salutes the Colour of Moi Air Base during inspection of Guard of Honour mounted outside the parliament buildings.
Kenya Air Force’s Moi Air Base, Eastleigh, mounted the Guard of Honour during the State of the Nation Address by His Excellency the President of the Republic of Kenya and Commander-in-Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces Honourable Uhuru Kenyatta at the joint special sitting of The National Assembly and The Senate.
During the colorful display of parade mounted by the Kenya Air Force, the President was accompanied by the Chief of the Defence Forces General Samson Mwathethe , Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi, Commander Kenya Air Force Major General Samuel Thuita and Commander Kenya Navy Major General Levy Mghalu and other senior military officers.
The parade was commanded by Major Mugambi Muthuri assisted by Captain Collins Odhiambo. Colour Officer was Lieutenant Karisa Kazungu escorted by Sergeant Martin Chege and Sergeant Solomon Magut while Warrant Officer Class One David Mutai was the Parade Regimental Sergeant Major.
Chief of Defence Forces General Samson Mwathethe , Commander Kenya Army Lieutenant General Robert Kibochi, Commander Kenya Air Force Major General Samuel Thuita, Commander Kenya Navy Major General Levy Mghalu and Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinet awaits the arrival of the president outside the parliament buildings.
The Chief of Defence Forces General Samson Mwathethe receives the Commander in Chief of the Defence Forces HE Uhuru Kenyatta at the parliament before addressing the joint sitting of the parliament and the Senate on the state of the nation.
His Excellency Uhuru Kenyatta salutes during the national anthem outside parliament. He is flanked by the Chief of Defence Forces.
Colour Officer Lieutenant Karisa Michael Kazungu displays the Colour flag of the Moi Airbase during a Guard of Honour mounted by the Kenya Air Force outside the National Parliament during the state of the nation address by the president.