Are your papers ready? KDF countrywide recruitment kicks off

Past KDF recruitment exercise in Tana River county./FILE

Kenya Defense Forces (KDF) will be conducting a countrywide recruitment exercise from Monday.

Those interested will be required to show up at various recruitment centers located in all counties.

The one month exercise will start from the 19th of November to the 19th of December.

The recruitment will be for servicemen/women, tradesmen/women and constables.

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Apart from being a Kenyan citizen, in possession of a valid national Identity Card, without any criminal records and is medically and physically fit, you will require the following before going to get disappointed in the queue:

If you want to be a Tradesman/woman or a Serviceman/woman, some of requirements are;
a. To be 18-26 years old
b. A minimum height of 160 cm for men and 152 cm for women.
c. A minimum weight of 54.55 Kg for men and 50 kg for women.