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SANDF misses Public Protector Interferon deadline

It appears the senior command structure of the national defence force is not an active participant into an ongoing Public Protector (PP) investigation of...

CV of Major General Ntshavheni Peter Maphaha

Major General Ntshavheni Peter Maphaha was born on 8 August 1967 in Thohoyandou, Venda, in the Limpopo Province of South Africa. After completing his...

Surgeon General visiting Limpopo

The Surgeon General of the South African National Defence Force, Lieutenant General Zola Dabula, has arrived in Polokwane as part of his provincial tour...

Defence committees not finished with 1 Military Hospital

The SA Military Health Service (SAMHS) flagship – 1 Military Hospital in Thaba Tshwane – is in a sorry state notwithstanding a stop-start repair...

Sandu and SANDF lock legal horns over COVID-19 vaccinations

Whether due to apparent administrative tardiness or other not stated reasons, the healthcare service of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) faces legal action...

SANDF marks one year anniversary of Wuhan repatriation mission

The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) has marked the one year anniversary of the repatriation of South African citizens from Wuhan, China. On 10...

New Commander of Area Military Health Formation hits the ground running

The newly appointed General Officer Commanding Area Military Health Formation, Brigadier General Mcebisi Mdutywa, is determined to make the Formation the flagship of the...

SAMHS personnel will be vaccinated

The Surgeon General is off the legal hook of the SA National Defence Union (Sandu) following an undertaking that national defence force healthcare personnel...

New brigadier generals for the SA Military Health Service

The South African Military Health Service (SAMHS) has appointed and promoted ten new brigadier generals, who were adorned with Brigadier General ranks by Surgeon...

Military healthcare personnel missing out on COVID-19 vaccination – Sandu

An apparent failure to ensure military healthcare personnel are registered for COVID-19 vaccination has raised the ire of the SA National Defence Union (Sandu). Pikkie...


Joint Standing Committee on Defence shows short memory span

Parliament’s Joint Standing Committee on Defence (JSCD) publicly acknowledged the “exceptional leadership” of outgoing SA National Defence Force (SANDF) Chief General Solly Shoke last...