The red band has white border on its two sides. These three bands are horizontally equal to each other. In the middle of the flag
there is a Maasai warrior shield
with two spears.
officially came into being on 12 th December 1963 and indicates to the Kenya African National Union.
The black, red and green color signify
black majority, freedom struggle bloodshed and natural recourses respectively while the shield
is the symbol of protector of all these.