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"Should the Rooivalk be withdrawn, the Force Intervention Brigade's (FIB) morale and confidence will be negatively impacted on," is one aspect of...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

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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”

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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

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

Namibia courtesy visit paves way for bilateral cooperation

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President Cyril Ramaphosa says his courtesy visit to Namibia paves the way for South Africa to work side by side with the...

No maintenance contracts for several SAAF aircraft types

Opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) party shadow defence and military veterans minister, Kobus Marais, received unexpected extra insight into the number of serviceable...

Year-end thanks and appreciation from the Minister and SANDF Chief

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The two top people in the command structure of the South African government's military apparatus – Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe...

Defence and Public Enterprises ministers score poorly on DA report card

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The performance of Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula in the past Parliamentary year earned her a "D" in the opposition...

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Raw deal for defence in SONA

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Last week’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) by President Cyril Ramaphosa, also Commander-in-Chief of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF), sadly did...