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DMV goes digital seeking recognition for military veterans

Those at the helm of South African military veterans’ affairs have turned to technology to spread the message of the importance of old soldiers...

SAAF Museum aims to provide history of Non-Statutory Forces air wings

The SAAF Museum at Air Force Base Zwartkop outside Pretoria has embarked on a project to provide a complete account of the...

Former APLA soldiers to be part of veterans’ dispensation

Concerns that Apla (Azanian People's Liberation Army) veterans are being left out of the loop in the new veterans' dispensation have been...

Makwetla to address veterans in Eastern Cape

Deputy Defence and Military Veterans Minister Thabang Makwetla will have a spring in his stride when he walks up to the podium...

SACAA launching laser pointer awareness campaign

In the last seven months, the South African Civil Aviation Authority has recorded 102 incidents of lasers being shone at aircraft, prompting...

More “struggle” monuments on cards

Government intends to erect a series of monuments and museums to honour the women and men who fought against apartheid. Briefing media...

Recognise NSM: SA Legion

Veterans' organisation, the South African Legion, is calling Deputy Minister of Defence and Military Veterans Thabang Makwetla to reconsider changing the definition...

Vet task team hands report to Sisulu

South African Minister of Defence and Military Veterans Lindiwe Sisulu this morning received what her office is calling a "much awaited report...


SA’s top soldier right on decline upon a decline in the SANDF

South Africa’s senior soldier – SA National Defence Force (SANDF) Chief – General Rudzani Maphwanya has it spot on in that the decline upon...