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Mapisa-Nqakula stays on as Defence Minister

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Re-appointed defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula is well on the way to becoming the longest serving minister in this post since 1994. She...

Mapisa-Nqakula evasive in some of 500 responses to Parliamentary questions

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Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula provided written answers to more than 500 questions during the life of the now ended Fifth South...

Mapisa-Nqakula’s Eastern Cape bridge visit is “electioneering”

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The mandate of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) includes assisting the people of South Africa but site visits by the Minister of Defence...

Eastern Cape school gives Defence Minister a sheep

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Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula’s declaration of interests to Parliament include a sheep, Russian vodka and champaign (sic) glasses. This information, along with...

New Defence and Military Veterans Minister?

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Indications are South Africa will have a new Minister of Defence and Military Veterans following the 8 May national elections. The current incumbent, Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula,...

Sappers to build a bridge at Matatiele

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The SA Army’s Engineer Formation is again on the receiving end of a ministerial request, this time to assess assistance to an Eastern Cape...

Women advancing in the SANDF

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According to Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula the national defence force today has six female major generals and 46 women in the...

President Ramaphosa visits the Department of Defence

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  Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula used a one-on-one opportunity to tell the Commander-in-Chief of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) how the...

Defence minister seeking a suitable Armscor chairman

The Ministry of Defence and Military Veterans confirmed the resignation of Armscor chairman retired vice admiral Johannes Mudimu. In response to a defenceWeb question the...

DA to pursue unsatisfactory answer from Mapisa-Nqakula

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Opposition Democratic Alliance (MP) Kobus Marais will be seeking "better" answers from the Defence and Military Veterans Minister during the upcoming short Parliamentary session. Last...

SA defence industry’s poor relation status must change

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More proof – if needed – that the South African defence industry is the poor relation in the national industrial sector comes from the...