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  • SANDF Cricket Championship

    Participation in sports is one way of instilling discipline and enhancing soldier’s performance in the battlefield. It allows soldiers to improve general fitness that is conducive to better health and contributes to the health related components, in this case preparing soldiers for combat operations. Apart from keeping your body healthy and revitalising your mind...

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  • The National Ceremonial Guard (NCG) band makes military occasions eventful and did not hold back at the 2018 Armed Force Day Parade in Kimberley. In a spectacle of thousands that came to witness the parade at the Cenotaph World War Monument; their seamless performance proved to be something worth noting...

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  • Members of the CSIR and DOD at the last day of the Course.

    The SANDF pride itself on making efforts to engage with communities in order to empower and change lives of the needy. It was an undeniably a joyous affair as the senior citizens of Seochoareng Assisted Living Centre in Vergenoeg (Kimberley), were treated to the musical extravaganza of the SA Navy Marimba Band, performing a variety of music ...

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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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