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Funding and other challenges hurting the Military Police

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The Military Police Division (MPD) of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) says it is struggling to provide full policing services due to...

Department of Defence underfunded by 50%

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With a budget of R49 billion for the current financial year, the Department of Defence (DoD) is underfunded by 50%, as its full cost...

Why the SANDF matters for South Africa’s democratic freedoms

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In South Africa, the 27th of April is Freedom Day – a public holiday meant for the celebration of freedom and the commemoration of...

SANDF gives an update on Mozambique deployment

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Chief of the South African National Defence Force, General Rudzani Maphwanya, yesterday briefed the media on the status of the country's deployment in Mozambique’s...

Second and third Modern Brigades progressing – CArmy

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The establishment of the South African Army’s second and third Modern Brigades is moving forward, according to SA Army Chief Lieutenant General Lawrence Mbatha. Mbatha...

SANDF deploys to Western Cape to fight poaching

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The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) has deployed to the Overstand region of the Western Cape to combat the poaching of abalone and...

South Africa’s military is set for personnel reforms – why it...

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South Africa has the 26th most powerful military in the world, up from 32nd in 2012. It is ranked second in Africa, after Egypt....

SA infantry, pathfinders heading to Mozambique

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In order to relieve and reinforce South African Special Forces in Mozambique, the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) will be deploying a combat...

Denel, SANDF have electricity cut over lack of payment

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The City of Tshwane has cut electricity to Denel’s Lyttleton campus and a building occupied by the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) in...

SANDF continues to counter cross-border crimes

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The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) continues to record successes in combating cross-border crimes under Operation Corona, including the seizure of drugs and...

Illicit cigarettes and a stolen vehicle the latest haul for Op...

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South African National Defence Force (SANDF) soldiers on Operation Corona duty have added the confiscation of a stolen Toyota Fortuner and illicit cigarettes worth...

CSANDF encourages attachés to foster peace, security, and cooperation

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Chief of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF), General Rudzani Maphwanya, was the guest of honour at the Military Attaché and Advisory Corps...

No SANDF recruitment currently underway

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The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) has denounced a false recruitment advert circulating on social media and cautioned the public that there is...

RCSSA completes its Project Teamster field kitchen deliveries

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Pretoria-based Redeployable Camp Systems South Africa (RCSSA), part of the Canvas and Tent Group, has completed the supply of a mess facility as part...

Heberon drugs returned to Cuba as Portfolio Committee reveals incompetence and...

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Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans (PCDMV) has revealed that more than 500 000 vials of the drug known as Heberon, or...

R2 million worth of dagga, illicit cigarettes and goods seized by...

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South African National Defence Force (SANDF) soldiers on Operation Corona border protection duty have once again seized drugs, illicit cigarettes and goods from criminals...

SANDF Chief visits Cabo Delgado, urges collaboration between deployed forces

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General Rudzani Maphwanya, Chief of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF), has visited Rwandan and Mozambican military forces in Cabo Delgado and urged...

Explosives, illicit cigarettes confiscated by SANDF during border patrols

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In addition to the usual haul of illicit cigarettes and other contraband, members of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) have confiscated explosives...

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