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MK names added to Gunners’ Memorial

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Ongoing efforts by the SA Gunners’ Association (SAGA) to honour South Africa’s fallen artillery men and women saw new commemorative tablets unveiled at the...

Special Defence Account faces closure

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The Department of Defence’s Special Defence Account (SDA) is facing closure, potentially cutting off a R5 billion annual source of funds for the South...

SAAF Gripen coming to 2019 Rand Show

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That the airborne arm of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) is still operating in austerity mode is clear from information there will be...

Harbour patrol boat shooting exercise

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Nine SA Navy protection branch members recently honed their shooting skills as part of a harbour patrol boat (HPB) learning opportunity. The exercise was, overseen...

Reserve Force adding value to one force concept in mandays

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South Africa’s part-time soldiers contributed more than 2,5 million mandays to the collective national defence effort in the year ending March 31. This was over...

North West thanks military medics

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Earlier this month South Africa’s military medics were on the receiving end of a heartfelt thank you from the North West provincial Department of...

Mapisa-Nqakula hands over bridges in the Eastern Cape

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Minister of Defence and Military Veterans Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula has handed over two bridges to communities in the Eastern Cape after six children were swept...

SANDF at the Rand Show

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The national defence force is signed on again as a presenting partner for this year’s Rand Show at the Johannesburg Expo Centre and will,...

Sandu to take up cudgels on behalf of discharged SAMHS trainee doctors

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Indications are the legal services division of the national defence force can ready itself for another court battle with the SA National Defence Union...

Sappers expected to finish Vaal River project by March 2020

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More money in the form of R341 million from government will be used to finish rehabilitation of wastewater treatment infrastructure in the Vaal Triangle...

Lessons learnt from latest Op Copper deployment

The most recent Operation Copper deployment in the Mozambique Channel, in addition to providing valuable "on-the-job" training for both sailors and airmen,...