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SANDF highlights contribution to national state of disaster response

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An indication of what soldiers did during the national lockdown comes from the Joint Operations Division of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF), which...

Army Reserve self-help project moves in on Marievale military base

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A Parliamentarian was told by the Minister of Defence and Military Veterans last month soldiers are “not harassing anyone” at Marievale military base when...

Milkor Y4 grenade launcher project handed over to SA Army

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The Department of Defence and Armscor have officially handed over Project Kamogelo to the South African Army, after Milkor successfully delivered 370 Y4 medium...

Special Forces recruitment happening this month

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While no-one is saying South Africa’s Special Forces aren’t tough, the choice of October as recruitment month for the exclusive troops of the SA...

Operation Notlela over

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As of last Wednesday, Operation Notlela, the national defence force’s commitment to the coronavirus pandemic in South Africa, ended, with 30 September the final...

Discrepancies in Ministerial reports on Harare flight

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A thorough study of reports by the defence and military veterans minister on her Harare flight with an ANC delegation “hitching a ride” as...

SAAF chief bows out

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Lieutenant General Fabian Zimpande Msimang has officially retired as the Chief of the South African Air Force (SAAF), with a parade and flypast held...

ANC billed R105 000 plus for SAAF jet flight

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The ruling African National Congress (ANC) has been billed R105 545.46 by government in the form of the Secretary for Defence to cover costs of...

Mapisa-Nqakula to explain Harare flight to Parliamentary oversight committee

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Defence minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula is not going to be allowed to go quietly into her period of presidentially enforced “penury”, with Parliament’s Joint Standing...

SANDF dismisses allegations of senior officers involved in ruling party meetings

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The Chief of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF), General Solly Shoke, has dismissed reports in the media that senior SANDF officers were planning...

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Question for Public Works and Infrastructure Minister uses defenceWeb information

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Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille’s R37 million Beit Bridge fence upgrade as part of government efforts to prevent the spread of...