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  • The Gunners Memorial Site in Potchefstroom. Minister of Defence and Military Veterans, MS Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula
  • Minister Mapisa-Nqakula briefs media on 2018 Budget Vote

 
 
 

     

Defence news

Defence Budget Vote Minister Mapisa-Nqakula tables the Defence Budget Vote The Minister of Defence and Military Veterans, MS Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, recently delivered the much anticipated Department of Defence Budget Vote 2018/19 speech in...
SANDF restore health services in Mahikeng The SA National Defence Force (SANDF) deployed 106 military health practitioners in an effort to restore health services in Mahikeng Provincial Hospital, as health services were close to collapsing amid ongoing ...
Potchefstroom Hosts 66th Annual Gunners National Memorial Service On Sunday, 22 April 2018 Gunners Associations accompanied by other military fraternity, Members of the City Council and Captains of Defence Industry braved the...

Defence  statements & media release

03/04/2018: Minister of Defence and Military Veterans, Ms Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula to meet Russian counterpart in Moscow
Minister Mapisa-Nqakula will meet her Russian counterpart Sergey Shoygu on the sidelines of the VII Moscow Conference on International Security (MCIS)), which will be held in Moscow from 3-5 April 2018. The two ministers will...

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23/04/2018: The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) strongly condemns the alleged involvement of one of its members in a criminal activity
Information supplied by the SAPS confirms that the two suspects robbed a business establishment in Nzhelele, following which a high-speed chase ensued with the police who accosted them on...

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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

Rifled Muzzled-Loading Gun Firing - International Museum Day
There will be a 9 Inch Rifled Muzzled-Loading Gun Firing to celebrate International Museum Day on Friday, 18 May 2018, 12:00 at the Middle North Battery....

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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

Armed Forces Day - opening of Fan Park, in Kimberly
The purpose of Fan Park is to bring the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) in close proximity to the community by...

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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 2018.
Department of Defence Annual report 2016/17
SANDF Journal of Educational Technology

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