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Charges laid against second SANDF general officer

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The commitment by SA National Defence Force (SANDF) Chief, General Solly Shoke, to rooting out criminality in the military has netted another...

Sudan general, nine soldiers killed in Darfur clashes

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A Sudanese general and nine soldiers were killed in clashes in war-damaged Darfur after their vehicles were ambushed by militants, state news...

Defence Portfolio Committee “concerned” about Pretoria recruitment scam

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Parliament, via its Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans (PCDMV), has expressed "deep concern" about an alleged SA National Defence Force...

South Sudanese general quits, cites army abuses and ethnic bias

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A South Sudanese general has resigned, citing abuses by security forces against civilians and what he called increasing ethnic favouritism in the...

Egyptian general shot and killed

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A senior Egyptian military official was shot dead at the weekend outside his home on the outskirts of Cairo, security sources and...

Somali general killed in suicide car bombing

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A Somali general and at least seven of his bodyguards were killed on Sunday when their vehicle was rammed by a car...

Gabon opposition leader urges general strike following disputed election

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Gabon's opposition leader on Monday appealed for a general strike in response to what he said was a fraudulent re-election of President...

Army Signal Formation general arrested

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An SA Army brigadier general has been arrested in connection with charges of fraud and corruption, the SA National Defence Force (SANDF)...

Sandu wants two star general suspended pending perjury investigation

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Backed by a written judgement "lambasting" the actions of a SA National Defence Force (SANDF) general, the SA National Defence Union (Sandu)...

US Africa Command welcomes new Commander

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General David M Rodriguez assumed command of US Africa Command (Africom) from General Carter F Ham in Stuttgart last Friday. Rodriguez is Africom's...

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Coronavirus shows why the SANDF needs to be adequately funded

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The deployment of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) to help fight the COVID-19 novel coronavirus yet again demonstrates the need for a...