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  1. Using the SANDF to fight crime is a bad idea

    Category: Security/Civil Security

    ... University of Free State’s Humanities Faculty, said Police Minister Fikile Mbalula stirred controversy when he called for the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) to be part of the national crime fighting ...
    Wednesday, 18 October 2017
  2. Border Management Authority, Defence Review need larger budget

    Category: Security/Border Security

    ... involved in border security. Currently the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) has 15 army companies deployed on the country’s borders. Mapisa-Nqakula said this was insufficient for the ...
    Wednesday, 18 October 2017
  3. Environmental Affairs says 935 poachers arrested in KNP over last five years

    Category: Security/Border Security

    A total of 935 suspected poachers have been arrested in the Kruger National Park (KNP) by the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) and South African Police Service (SAPS) over the last five years. ...
    Tuesday, 17 October 2017
  4. South African defence needs to be prioritised

    Category: Industry/Industry

    ...  Continentally, Wakeford noted that the South African National Defence Force’s SANDF’s) mandate has shifted from protecting the sovereignty of South Africa to being an expeditionary force and keeping ...
    Friday, 13 October 2017
  5. FF+ says Police Minister’s call for military assistance shows crime is out of control

    Category: Security/Civil Security

    Police Minister Fikile Mbalula’s admission he is thinking of approaching the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) for support is “as good as an admission that crime is out of control” according to opposition ...
    Friday, 13 October 2017
  6. First phase of Project Teamster almost done

    Category: Joint/Logistics

    The first phase of Project Teamster, for 15 person field cooking units for the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) is almost complete, while contract negotiations are underway for the second phase, ...
    Thursday, 12 October 2017
  7. 22 Squadron douses fire in Camps Bay

    Category: Aerospace/Military Helicopters

    ... Communication, SANDF Joint Operations Division, told defenceWeb. “The helicopters took off at 16h20 and 16h40 and both returned safely to base just before 19h00 after emptying 42 Bambi buckets in ...
    Thursday, 12 October 2017
  8. SANDF Prestige Week

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    Next week is SA National Defence Force (SANDF) Prestige Week the fifth of its kind where enhancing social cohesion is the major aim. Airmen, military medics, sailors and soldiers from all four arms ...
    Thursday, 12 October 2017
  9. Where are the soldiers to assist police going to come from?

    Category: Security/Civil Security

    Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has “appealed” for SA National Defence Force (SANDF) assistance to fight crime in Gauteng and the Western Cape. His call comes on the heels of a similar statement ...
    Wednesday, 11 October 2017
  10. Sexual abuse and exploitation guidance integral to SANDF training

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    SEA (sexual exploitation and abuse) guidance ahead of and during all SA National Defence Force (SANDF) deployments, internally and continentally, is an integral component of training. When South ...
    Wednesday, 11 October 2017