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  1. Speech: Defence and Military Veterans Budget Vote 2018-19

    Category: Joint/Government Affairs

    ... the principles of the UN Security Council Resolution 1325 within a military context. Chair, The SANDF is deeply honoured to remember Nelson Mandela as its founding Commander-in-Chief and continues ...
    Friday, 25 May 2018
  2. SA at risk of terrorism, trafficking and smuggling due to reduced budget

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... a time when the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) is burdened with a variety of tasks. For instance, it is currently involved in border safeguarding operations along the Zimbabwe, Mozambique, ...
    Friday, 25 May 2018
  3. Army major dismissed for hate speech on social media

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... wake of a request that Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula investigate the allegations of hate speech against “the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) employee”. “We are pleased the Minister took our request ...
    Thursday, 24 May 2018
  4. New Force Intervention Brigade boss is South African

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... Dube is a former Umkhonto we Sizwe operative who joined the then newly established SA National Defence Force (SANDF) following integration in 1994. He received his MK military training in Angola, ...
    Thursday, 24 May 2018
  5. Military Health Service not financially well

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... Department of Defence (DoD) annual performance plan which also points out the SA National Defence Force’s (SANDF) medical service will also find itself facing a situation where it cannot staff medical ...
    Wednesday, 23 May 2018
  6. DoD benefits delivery to veterans better in some areas than others

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... the SA National Defence Force’s (SANDF) SA Military Health Service (SAMHS). Plans are for the healthcare benefit to be extended to 17 000 veterans in the current financial year at a cost of R64,3 million. ...
    Tuesday, 22 May 2018
  7. Fund defence now or risk having to pay in casualties in future – Heitman

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... personnel levels of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) are concerned, Heitman maintains it is under-strength for what it is supposed to do. “We must either drop regional missions – risky as the ...
    Monday, 21 May 2018
  8. Discipline needed in SANDF – DA and FF+

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    Opposition parties – the Freedom Front Plus (FF+) and the Democratic Alliance (DA) – both bemoaned the sorry state of affairs in the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) in reaction to Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula’s ...
    Monday, 21 May 2018
  9. National animal welfare body says it’s in the dark about army horses

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    The National Council of SPCAs is “perturbed by the lack of interest” shown by government and the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) following the euthanasing of 25 horses on 12 April. “It has been ...
    Monday, 21 May 2018
  10. SA a peaceful country, but must be vigilant - Mapisa-Nqakula

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... to rejuvenate the personnel component by: Maximising the combat capability of the SANDF by staffing combat units with existing young, healthy and fit soldiers. This will improve both the average staffing ...
    Friday, 18 May 2018

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