media statement 2011

MEDIA INVITE BY DEPARTMENT  OF DEFENCE AND MILITARY VETERANS: CHANGE OF COMMAND PARADE

Date of release 04 March 2011

On Friday 04 March 2011, the predecessor General Officer Commanding of the Joint Operational Headquarters, Major-General Barney Norman Muntu Hlatshwayo, will handover the command baton to Major-General Dumisani Mdutyana at the parade which is scheduled to place at 12h00 at the Department of Defence Logistic Formation in Pretoria.

Major-General Hlatshwayo has since been appointed as the Chief Director of Joint Operations Division, Major-General Mdutyana has been appointed as the General Officer Commanding of the Joint Operations Headquarters.

In view of the above, you are cordially invited to send a journalist and /or a cameraperson/photographer to cover this event.

ENDS.

Issued by: Defence Corporate Communication
(Defence Media Liaison)
Pretoria
Enquiries: Colonel Petrus Motlhabane
012 355 6388
072 288 3402 OR
Major Emmerite Serfontein
012 355 3399
083 449 4605