Home Tags Mapisa-Nqakula

Tag: Mapisa-Nqakula

Work on South Africa’s cyber defence strategy in process

-
Two of the top people in South Africa's defence and security establishment this week assured the country development of its national cyber...

Goodwill parcels will only go to DR Congo in January

-
All indications are South African military personnel in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) will not receive their goodwill parcels before Christmas...

No room for SEA in SANDF – Mapisa-Nqakula

-
Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula used the annual South African National Defence Force (SANDF) Women's Day parade to highlight what...

South Africa to take up FIB restructuring with UN Department of...

-
South Africa is going to take restructuring and possible downsizing of the Democratic Republic of Congo-based Force Intervention Brigade (FIB) up with...

Defence Minister needs a hearts and mind campaign and a retrenchment...

When she delivered her budget vote address in Parliament last month, Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula certainly drew a line...

If Rooivalk leaves the DRC, FIB morale and confidence will suffer...

"Should the Rooivalk be withdrawn, the Force Intervention Brigade's (FIB) morale and confidence will be negatively impacted on," is one aspect of...

Defence budget must be mandate driven – Mapisa-Nqakula

-
Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula today told Parliament defence should be a mandate driven department and not one that is...

Minister explains Molefe and the “pool of specialists”

-
It has taken an official Parliamentary question for the Department of Defence (DoD) to inform South Africa, via defence and military veterans...

Real action needed or the SANDF might just as well shut...

"The over-riding impression I have of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) is that it's marking time," was the comment of an...

Mapisa-Nqakula in Russia for security conference

-
Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula is currently in Russia attending the Seventh Moscow Conference on International Security (MCIS). While in the Russian capital she...

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,...