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Posthumous honour for Gulube

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Former Defence Secretary Sam Gulube who died in July, has been posthumously honoured with a lifetime achievement award from the SA Association of Public...

Former SecDef Gulube dies

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Former Secretary for Defence Dr Sam Gulube died at the weekend aged 67, 11 months after he retired. A Department of Defence (DoD) statement has...

Gulube named a senior fellow at National School of Government

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An indication of the esteem he is held in by former colleagues in the public service is this week’s announcement of Sam Gulube, until...

Secretary for Defence speaks at the 2020 Sovereign Security conference

Webinar event: Sovereign Security Conference 2020 Secretary for Defence, Dr. Sam Gulube.

The importance of border security highlighted during Sovereign Security 2020

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Border security is increasingly important in light of the coronavirus pandemic, literally becoming a matter of life and death, outgoing Secretary for Defence Dr...

Gulube urges defence sector to weather the COVID-19 storm

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Outgoing Secretary for Defence Dr Sam Gulube has urged the local defence industry and defence force to weather the COVID-19 pandemic, saying the country...

South Africa getting new Secretary for Defence

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Gladys Sonto Kudjoe has been appointed as the new Secretary for Defence and will take office from the beginning of August as incumbent Dr...

Gulube still Secretary for Defence

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The senior civilian official at the Department of Defence (DoD) – Secretary for Defence Dr Sam Gulube – will remain in office until at...

Secretary for Defence sets ambitious targets for SA defence industry

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Secretary for Defence Dr Sam Gulube has set ambitious targets for the South African defence industry, and hopes to double direct employment to 30...

Gulube to stand down as Secretary for Defence

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When Dr Sam Gulube exits his office in the Armscor building at year-end it brings down the curtain for him on eight years as...

Special Defence Account faces closure

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The Department of Defence’s Special Defence Account (SDA) is facing closure, potentially cutting off a R5 billion annual source of funds for the South...

Project Hoefyster “severely affected” – Gulube

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Major delays in delivery of the SA Army's new infantry combat vehicle are affecting overall modernisation of the SA National Defence Force...

Shrinking defence budget making Defence Review ‘unachievable’

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The repeated reductions in the Department of Defence's budget is making the 2015 Defence Review ‘unachievable', with no money available to arrest...

Defence top management sets down six years to implement Milestone One...

The strategic statement by Secretary for Defence, Dr Sam Gulube, in the just released 2016/17 Department of Defence annual report, for the...

More warnings over precarious state of SANDF

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Defence experts, academics and the Department of Defence (DoD) are issuing warnings over the precarious state of the South African National Defence...

SecDef addresses co-operation between DoD and defence industry

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The South African Aerospace, Maritime and Defence Industry Association (AMD) held its 25th anniversary meeting at the CSIR on 8 June, where...

Denel and Public Enterprises ‘positive’ about possible shift to defence department

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Secretary for Defence Dr Sam Gulube says state-owned defence conglomerate Denel and the Department of Public Enterprises (DPE) have responded positively to...

SANDF is the “apolitical force of the people” – Gulube

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Secretary for Defence, Dr Sam Gulube, used the official opening of the Rand Show on Good Friday to confirm to South Africans...

Cuban mechanics now also working on refurbishing combat vehicles

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The use of Cuban mechanics to refurbish particularly Samil trucks in Project Thusano has apparently been extended to include the Ratel infantry...

“Deeply stupid” for South Africa to acquire a dedicated long range...

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While the issuing of a Request for Information (RFI) by Armscor is the start of a long and often convoluted process toward...

DoD commended for steady progress but problem areas noted

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"Steady and commendable progress in implementation of key performance areas" was the response by Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans...

Mapisa-Nqakula will not make public presidential flight cost details

Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula has refused to give Parliament details of presidential flights involving the South African Air Force...

DoD hosts first finance indaba

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"Financial misconduct, fruitless and wasteful expenditure can bring the National Defence Force to a halt" reads of full page exhortation in SA...

Defence Internal Audit moves into own offices

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Three years after it was established, the Department of Defence Internal Audit Division (DIAD) has its own premises from where it will...

Navy can look forward to new equipment in 2016

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Top management at the SA Navy will breathe a sigh of relief when reading the words of Dr Sam Gulube, the Secretary...

Defence Intelligence spy satellite saga continues

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South Africa's defence intelligence community is still on track to acquire a military satellite at a cost of over R1 billion. This, opposition...

Reserve Force is major contributor to landward deployments

An indication of the Reserve Force's importance to the overall South African defence capability comes with the utilisation, for an average of...

An effective defence industry is needed to support a changing SANDF

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For the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) to be an effective and relevant force, as outlined in the 2014 Defence Review,...

The environment is important to the military

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The relationship between security and the environment is becoming increasingly important in world politics and Secretary for Defence Dr Sam Gulube sees...

SANDF faces funding crisis

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The SA National Defence Force (SANDF) is facing a "catastrophic" multi-billion-Rand financial crisis that could force mass retrenchments and the indefinite postponement...

SANDF and Sandu legal wrangling now at arrest warrant level

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The intensity of legal wrangling between Sandu (SA National Defence Union) and the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) has now reached the...

South Africa’s soldiers treated shabbily

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It doesn't take a major stretch of the imagination to see South Africa's soldiers, whether they wear camouflage, diving or flying suits...

Still no Parliamentary progress for Defence Review

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There is still no clarity on when the Defence Review will make it to Parliament with Secretary for Defence, Dr Sam Gulube,...

Acquisition of additional VIP aircraft now a SCAMP project

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The acquisition of additional VIP aircraft by the SA Air Force (SAAF) has gone from a review of requirements and available budget...

DoDMV Annual Report highlights “financial constraints”

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The latest Department of Defence and Military Veterans (DoDMV) annual report makes no bones about the problems the South African military machine...

New SecDef appointed

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Medical doctor Sam Makhudu Gulube is the new Secretary for Defence (SecDef). Cabinet spokesman Jimmy Manyi yesterday announced Gulube will serve as...

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