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SANDF Cricket Championship Family treat on the cards for SANDF members It is said that everything, no matter how good it is, has to come to an end at some point. The night of Friday 06 April 2018 saw the formal ending ...
A memorable and Breath-taking displays by the SANDF during the Opening of the Rand Show Speaking during the opening parade Chief Joint Operations (CJOPS) Lt Gen Barney Hlatshwayo promised fireworks ...
SANDF commits to the Rand Show for another three years Apart from the SANDF demonstrations, the Rand Show is filled with every aspect of informative entertainment. Chief Executive Officer ...

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

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 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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