Home Tags Shoke

Tag: Shoke

The Past Week in Defence #55 (24 May – 30 May...

-
In this week’s edition, the Southern African Development Community decides on another summit as it holds off on a military response to Mozambique’s insurgency...

The Past Week in Defence #53 (10 May – 16 May...

-
In this week’s edition, South Africa is in “conversation” with Mozambique on Operation Copper patrols, Seriti Commission judges could face misconduct charges and De...

Shoke warns SANDF against drugs and fraternisation

-
Don’t do drugs and don’t fraternise was the over-arching message given by outgoing SA National Defence Force (SANDF) Chief, General Solly Shoke, to SA...

Kimberley farewell stop for Shoke

-
The first stop for outgoing CSANDF General Solly Shoke on his end-of-duty tour was North West late in April with stop number two set...

Shoke leaves as longest serving SANDF Chief

-
When General Solly Shoke hands the symbolic instrument of command to his successor on 28 May, he leaves the office of SA National Defence...

CSANDF farewell tour will take in six provinces

-
Between now and his change of command parade on 28 May, outgoing SA National Defence Force (SANDF) Chief General Solly Shoke will go from...

Budget cuts a recipe for SANDF disaster

-
“The SA National Defence Force (SANDF) is now in a full-blown crisis,” is African Defence Review (ADR) director Darren Olivier’s curt summation of the...

Parliamentary committee takes “strong exception” to CSANDF absence

-
Parliament’s Joint Standing Committee on Defence (JSCD) took “strong exception” to the absence of South Africa’s most senior soldier from a briefing where the...

CSANDF non-appearance at Parliament “disrespectful”

-
Members of Parliament’s Joint Standing Committee on Defence (JSCD) were left high and dry when SA National Defence Force (SANDF) Chief General Solly Shoke...

Shoke stays on as Chief SANDF

-
South Africa’s top soldier, SA National Defence Force (SANDF) Chief, General Solly Shoke, will remain the head of the national military machine until the...

COMPANY NEWS

SANDF missing the communication target

-
Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...