• 2017 Air Power Capability Demonstration
  • 2017 Air Power Capability Demonstration
  • 2017 Air Power Capability Demonstration
  • 2017 Air Power Capability Demonstration
     

Defence news

Consensus Building Workshop The Defence Review states: “Defence requires an education, training and development programme, linked to a doctrine regime, to mould its members into informed, competent and cohesive military...
South African National Defence Force announces first director elect of World Hydrography Organisation. The South African National Defence Force is gratified to announce that Captain Abri Kampfer,...
Chief of Logistics confers various long service medals On 8 June 2017, Chief of Logistics, Lt Gen Morris Moadira, conferred approximately 58 various long service medals to deserving members of the SA National Defence...

Defence  statements & media release

27/06/2017: The SANDF warns of a jobs-for-money scam.
The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) takes note of media reports on the alleged jobs for money scam involving 300 young prospective job seekers...

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26/06/2017: Joint Operational Headquarters Change of Command and Farewell Parade
The Joint Operational Headquarters will present a Change of Command and Farewell Parade for the  ...

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Deployment Operations updates

UNITED NATIONS DEPUTY SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE OF THE SECRETARY GENERAL (DSRSG) RULE VISIT OF LAW TO NORTH KIVU BRIGADE: MPATI AREA
The DSRSG paid a special visit to investigate incidents and to find a solution for the conflict in the area. The RSA Operational Battalion Commander Lt Col M. Dyakopu and his team arrived at Mpati early to await the high level delegation.

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ELECTION OBSERVERS IN THE DRC VISITED THE RSA OPERATIONAL BATTALION AT MUNIGI BASE  Nov/20/2011
Colonel R.A. Makgae heartily welcomed the high profiled guest and gave an overview of the current situation in North Kivu.

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Service news updates

SA Navy

SAS AMATOLA Returns from an Epic European Adventure
The South African Navy frigate, SAS AMATOLA, returned to Simon’s Town Naval Base harbour on Saturday from a 96-day operational, commemoration and diplomatic visit to various European and African countries....

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SA Army

SA Army Capability Demonstration 2017, General de Wet Training Area in De Brug, Bloemfontein, Free State
The SA Army demonstrated its capabilities that open a wide array of employment possibilities on the domestic as well as continental front in pursuance of stability, peace and security, working together with our African and other partners from across the world....

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SA Air Force

President  Zuma Hosts Africa Day Celebrations
The South African National Defence Force Commander-in-Chief, President Jacob Zuma hosted the 2017 Africa Day Celebrations at the Sefako Makhatho Presidential Guesthouse in Pretoria on 25 May 2017.

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Defence Ministry
Minister of Defence and Military Veterans
Defence Reports & Publications
Official SANDF monthly magazine, you can download your own copy.
Defence Secretariat Strategic Plan for the fiscal years 2011/12-2015/16.
Executive Authority's Overarching Annual Stategic Statement for 2014.
Defence Secretariat Annual Performance Plan for 2014.
South African National Defence Force Annual Performance Plan for 2017.
Department of Defence Annual report 2015/16
SANDF Journal of Educational Technology

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The National Defence Industry Council (NDIC) to serve as a significant policy making and co-ordination tool for the defence industry
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