Defence Top Stories

  • 2017 Air Power Capability Demonstration

    The Military strategic objectives of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) require a force design capability to defend the country against conventional onslaughts, promote regional peace and stability and to provide support for the people of South Africa...

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  • Joint Tactical Headquarters (J Tac HQ), Mahikeng, held a magnanimous Change of Office Parade for the Acting Chiefs of Defence Legal Services Division, Maj Gen Bailey Mmono (outgoing) and Maj Gen Eric Mnisi (incoming) on 31 May 2017 in Mahikeng. The Judge President of the Gauteng Division of the High...

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  • The Chief of the South African National Defence Force medals parade.

    The Chief of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF), General Solly Shoke, held a Medal Parade for deserving members with a long service record at the Armscor Sports Ground in Erasmuskloof Pretoria, on 2 June 2017. The purpose of this event was to confer medals to SANDF...

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Defence people!

I will pass this way but once please allow me to do the good that I can for never shall I pass this again.
This is era that has been marked with interesting events. Where shall I start: maybe 1994 sounds reasonable. Tight belt we came with vigour still eager to continue with what we started in 1976. Shall we go down the memory line? I know some will go further than others but for me this is neither the platform nor time to do so. Therefore I choose to start here that is the recent past 20 years.

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