ICYMI: Scenes from CDF Gen Ogolla’s Military Honours Ceremony (PHOTOS)

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On Sat, 20 Apr, 2024 19:20 | 3 mins read
ICYMI: Scenes from CDF Gen Ogolla's Military Honours Ceremony (PHOTOS)
IG Japhet Koome salutes before Azimio la Umoja - One Kenya coalition leader Raila Odinga during the event. PHOTO/Internet

Different leaders of the nation and across the world on Saturday turned up for the military honours and memorial service for Chief of Defence Forces (CDF) Francis Omondi Ogolla.

The memorial service held at the Ulinzi Sports Complex Stadium in Lang'ata, Nairobi was a private military affair closed off to the public except for a select group of guests and leaders.

President William Ruto led the ceremony and was accompanied by leaders drawn from parliament among others.

Several Embassies and the High Commission also sent their representatives to the event.

Here are some of the pictures from the event.


President Ruto shakes hands with opposition leader Raila Odinga. PHOTO/(@TheODMparty)/X
President Ruto shakes hands with his deputy when he arrived at the venue. PHOTO/(@Rigathi)/X
KDF officers escorting CDF Gen Ogollla's casket. PHOTO/(@TheODMparty)/X
President William Ruto sitted beside his deputy Rigathi Gachagua during the event. PHOTO/(@Rigathi)/X
A section of military officers saluting. PHOTO/(@HonAdenDuale)/X
A section of KDF officers escorting Ogolla's casket. PHOTO/Screengrab
The late CDF General Francis Ogolla in a casket as soldiers march beside it PHOTO/(@KDF)/X
A photo of CDF General Ogolla during his memorial service. PHOTO/Internet
Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua standing beside his wife Dorcas and Defence CS Aden Duale. PHOTO/(@Rigathi)/X
Azimio la Umoja - One Kenya Raila Odinga signing Ogolla's condolence book. PHOTO/(@TheODMparty)/X
Raila Odinga sitted between First Lady Rachel Ruto and Prime Cabinet Secretary Musalia Mudavadi. PHOTO/(@Rigathi)/X

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