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AllAfrica.com
Money Has Little to Do With Why Military Is Failing to Do Its Jobof GDP. South Africa cannot afford the 2% of GDP that's accepted for defence sp
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
of GDP. South Africa cannot afford the 2% of GDP that's accepted for defence spending across the world. In addition, the SANDF also confronts a number of critical political realities. It is, for all practical purposes, the face of South African... Read more
11h
Eye Witness News
Royal family backs Machel’s action against Mandela’s doctorDefence Department's Siphiwe Dlamini has also distanced the Department of Defen
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 hours ago
Defence Department's Siphiwe Dlamini has also distanced the Department of Defence and South African National Defence Force (SANDF) from the book. “The Department of Defence (DoD) has noted and completely distances itself from the book. And, we wish... Read more
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15h
AllAfrica.com
Mandla Mandela Speaks Out Against Book On His Grandfatherin any way or manner represent the department and the SA Military Health Servic
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
in any way or manner represent the department and the SA Military Health Service. He said the SA National Defence Force's (SANDF) policy on patient-doctor confidentiality was in force. "As such, the views and patient doctor engagements expressed... Read more
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15h
Eye Witness News
Views in Mandela book are not ours, says Defence Deptdoctor engagements expressed in the newly published book Mandela’s Last Years h
Eye Witness News / Posted 15 hours ago
doctor engagements expressed in the newly published book Mandela’s Last Years have not been sanctioned by the department or SANDF. The book details late president Nelson Mandela’s final days before his death in 2013. It has been written by former... Read more
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1d
Daily Dispatch
Mandela's doctor speaks for himself: Defence Departmentof the author and do not in any way or manner represent the department and the
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
of the author and do not in any way or manner represent the department and the South African Military Health Service. “The SANDF’s policy on patient-doctor confidentiality is in force‚ as such the views and patient doctor engagements expressed in... Read more
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1d
News 24 South Africa
Mandla Mandela speaks out against book on his grandfatherin any way or manner represent the department and the SA Military Health Servic
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
in any way or manner represent the department and the SA Military Health Service. He said the SA National Defence Force’s (SANDF) policy on patient-doctor confidentiality was in force. “As such, the views and patient doctor engagements expressed... Read more
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1d
News 24 South Africa
Defence department distances itself from book on Mandela’s ‘last years’in any way or manner represent the department and the SA Military Health Servic
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
in any way or manner represent the department and the SA Military Health Service. He said the SA National Defence Force’s (SANDF) policy on patient-doctor confidentiality was in force. “As such, the views and patient doctor engagements expressed... Read more
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1d
iol.co.za
Defence department distances itself from 'Mandela's Last Years'of the author and do not in any way or manner represent the DOD and the South A
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
of the author and do not in any way or manner represent the DOD and the South African Military Health service (SAMHS). The SANDF`s policy on 'patient doctor confidentiality' is in force and as such the views and patient doctor engagements expressed... Read more
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1d
Eye Witness News
SANDF distances itself from Mandela book The Defence Department has issued a statement distancing the military health
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
The Defence Department has issued a statement distancing the military health service from a book about the final years leading up to Nelson Mandela’s death. FILE: Late former president Nelson Mandela relaxes... Read more
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2d
Eye Witness News
[LISTEN] Naledi Pandor: ANC failed to handle Nkandla saga properlyMuthambi has been captured by Guptas [LISTEN] Match point! Roger Federer's mom
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
Muthambi has been captured by Guptas [LISTEN] Match point! Roger Federer's mom reveals details of champ's life [LISTEN] SANDF budget cuts hurting ability to defend borders [LISTEN] How precarious is Eskom's financial position? [LISTEN] ANC not... Read more
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2d
Eye Witness News
[LISTEN] MiWay CEO: Racist email is fake news on steroidsMuthambi has been captured by Guptas [LISTEN] Match point! Roger Federer's mom
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
Muthambi has been captured by Guptas [LISTEN] Match point! Roger Federer's mom reveals details of champ's life [LISTEN] SANDF budget cuts hurting ability to defend borders [LISTEN] How precarious is Eskom's financial position? [LISTEN] ANC not... Read more
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3d
Eye Witness News
[LISTEN] Why Sarb may not cut interest ratesMuthambi has been captured by Guptas [LISTEN] Match point! Roger Federer's mom
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
Muthambi has been captured by Guptas [LISTEN] Match point! Roger Federer's mom reveals details of champ's life [LISTEN] SANDF budget cuts hurting ability to defend borders [LISTEN] How precarious is Eskom's financial position? [LISTEN] ANC not... Read more
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3d
Eye Witness News
[LISTEN] Eskom's fall from graceMuthambi has been captured by Guptas [LISTEN] Match point! Roger Federer's mom
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
Muthambi has been captured by Guptas [LISTEN] Match point! Roger Federer's mom reveals details of champ's life [LISTEN] SANDF budget cuts hurting ability to defend borders [LISTEN] How precarious is Eskom's financial position? [LISTEN] ANC not... Read more
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3d
Eye Witness News
[OPINION] Money has little to do with why SA’s military is failing to do its joband the need to arrest the decline in defence. Despite the fact that the South
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
and the need to arrest the decline in defence. Despite the fact that the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) is still a major player in Southern Africa, it has real problems. For one, directing vital peacekeeping funds, which... Read more
4d
AllAfrica.com
PSL Donates R1m to SANDF Education TrustThe South African National Defence Force (SANDF) has welcome the R1 million don
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) has welcome the R1 million donation from the South African Premier Soccer League (PSL) to the SANDF Education Trust Fund. PSL chairperson Irvin Khoza presented the donation to SANDF Chief General... Read more
4d
Eye Witness News
[LISTEN] Doc sets record straight in 'Mandela's Last Days'Muthambi has been captured by Guptas [LISTEN] Match point! Roger Federer's mom
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Muthambi has been captured by Guptas [LISTEN] Match point! Roger Federer's mom reveals details of champ's life [LISTEN] SANDF budget cuts hurting ability to defend borders [LISTEN] How precarious is Eskom's financial position? [LISTEN] ANC not... Read more
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4d
Eye Witness News
[LISTEN] 'Don’t allow Jacob Zuma to define us'Muthambi has been captured by Guptas [LISTEN] Match point! Roger Federer's mom
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Muthambi has been captured by Guptas [LISTEN] Match point! Roger Federer's mom reveals details of champ's life [LISTEN] SANDF budget cuts hurting ability to defend borders [LISTEN] How precarious is Eskom's financial position? [LISTEN] ANC not... Read more
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5d
iol.co.za
Remembering Madiba’s final birthdayMK Health Service and led the MK military health team for integration into the
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
MK Health Service and led the MK military health team for integration into the National Peacekeeping Force and later the SANDF. From 2005 to 2013, he served as South Africa’s surgeon-general, and in 2011 he was appointed as chief of corporate... Read more
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5d
Eye Witness News
[LISTEN] Outa: Minister Muthambi has been captured by Guptas[LISTEN] Match point! Roger Federer's mom reveals details of champ's life [LIS
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
[LISTEN] Match point! Roger Federer's mom reveals details of champ's life [LISTEN] SANDF budget cuts hurting ability to defend borders [LISTEN] How precarious is Eskom's financial position? [LISTEN] ANC not in good shape, I can’t turn the other... Read more
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5d
Eye Witness News
[LISTEN] Match point! Roger Federer's mom reveals details of champ's life[LISTEN] SANDF budget cuts hurting ability to defend borders [LISTEN] How prec
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
[LISTEN] SANDF budget cuts hurting ability to defend borders [LISTEN] How precarious is Eskom's financial position? [LISTEN] ANC not in good shape, I can’t turn the other way - Sisulu [LISTEN] Economists rate Gigaba’s 14-point plan to revive... Read more
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6d
Eye Witness News
[LISTEN] SANDF budget cuts hurting ability to defend borders CAPE TOWN - Secretary of Defence Dr Sam Gulube says funding has not been suff
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
CAPE TOWN - Secretary of Defence Dr Sam Gulube says funding has not been sufficient for the department to honour its national commitment according to the Constitution, especially its... Read more
6d
Eye Witness News
SANDF: We don't have budget to keep SA safe Secretariat Sam Gulube says the next financial year may see the force being u
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
Secretariat Sam Gulube says the next financial year may see the force being unable to afford to deploy adequate soldiers to borders and coastal lines. FILE: Members of the South African National Defence... Read more
7d
Eye Witness News
SANDF unable to meet mandate due to reduced budget Defense Minister Nosiviwe Maphisa-Nqakula tabled her departmental budget vote
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
Defense Minister Nosiviwe Maphisa-Nqakula tabled her departmental budget vote, citing serious constraints her facing her department. As part of Exercise Young Eagle, SANDF troops take part in war... Read more
9d
AllAfrica.com
Defence Holds Annual Delville Wood Memorial Service At Burgers Park, 16 Julthe battle of Delville Wood in 1916. Dignitaries such as senior officials in t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
the battle of Delville Wood in 1916. Dignitaries such as senior officials in the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) will be in attendance. Various organizations will also lay wreaths and crosses during the wreath laying... Read more
10d
AllAfrica.com
SA, U.S. Troops to Conduct Peacekeeping ExerciseSouth African and U.S. soldiers in formation (file photo). Pretoria — The Sout
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
South African and U.S. soldiers in formation (file photo). Pretoria — The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) and United States troops are set for the bilateral peace support operation exercise. Known as Exercise Shared Accord, the drill... Read more
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10d
AllAfrica.com
National Defence Force to Host Joint Military Exercise in North CapeStates of America to execute a Joint Military Exercise in the Northern Cape Th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
States of America to execute a Joint Military Exercise in the Northern Cape The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) will host a joint exercise over the period 17 July to 4 August 2017 at the South African Army Combat Training Centre... Read more
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10d
Daily Dispatch
Oversexed‚ overpaid and over here: US Army in SA for peacekeeping exerciseoperation under a UN “chapter 7” mandate‚ in which belligerent forces are force
Daily Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
operation under a UN “chapter 7” mandate‚ in which belligerent forces are forced to disengage from armed conflict. SANDF spokesman Lieutenant-Colonel Piet Paxton said movement of troops began on July 3. “The US Army will exercise strategic... Read more
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16d
iol.co.za
'General must remain in custody to prevent more brainwashing'Is conducting his own organisation using his own rules. Nowhere can it be prove
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
Is conducting his own organisation using his own rules. Nowhere can it be proved that he was running it parallel to the SANDF,” Prinsloo said. There was also no evidence that the 259 people were given military training as stated by the State... Read more
17d
iol.co.za
SANDF job scam: This is 'The General'term of 10 years in 1995 and served six-and-a-half-years. At the time of his in
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
term of 10 years in 1995 and served six-and-a-half-years. At the time of his incarceration he was still a private. “The SANDF unequivocally wishes to state that the suspect was never at any stage during his short military career appointed in a... Read more
19d
Daily Dispatch
Army scamster who lured youth to Pretoria is a murderer!He was tried in a civilian court and found guilty. He was subsequently sentence
Daily Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
He was tried in a civilian court and found guilty. He was subsequently sentenced to a jail term of 15 years in 1995‚” the SANDF said. Ndaba is due back in court this week after being arrested for allegedly scamming prospective young job seekers... Read more
19d
iol.co.za
Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife in turmoil after political interferencecareer in uMkhonto we Sizwe in the early 1990s, before becoming an infantryman,
iol.co.za / Posted 19 days ago
career in uMkhonto we Sizwe in the early 1990s, before becoming an infantryman, PT instructor and sports officer in the SANDF. Now he runs a construction company that recently won a joint tender to repair the roof of King Goodwill Zwelithini’s... Read more
19d
iol.co.za
Scammed youths want to be integrated into SANDFacademy have called on the minister of Defence and Military Veterans, Nosiviwe
iol.co.za / Posted 19 days ago
academy have called on the minister of Defence and Military Veterans, Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, to “integrate” them into the SANDF. “We want our government to help us. We have valid military training and knowledge that may end up being used in wrong... Read more
23d
AllAfrica.com
Suspected Human Trafficker Appears in CourtPretoria — A former South African National Defence Force (SANDF) General arrest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Pretoria — A former South African National Defence Force (SANDF) General arrested in suspicion of human trafficking and fraud in Pretoria is appearing at the Pretoria North Magistrate Court today. The suspect has allegedly conned more than 200 young... Read more
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24d
AllAfrica.com
Parliamentary Committee Saddened at Military Recruitment ScamThey were allegedly lured to Tshwane with the promise of being recruited into t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
They were allegedly lured to Tshwane with the promise of being recruited into the South African National Defence Force (SANDF). "The committee is deeply saddened that people are taking advantage of people's plight and benefiting from their... Read more
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24d
AllAfrica.com
Alleged Conman in Defence Force Recruitment Scam in Courtas "General Ndaba", allegedly conned the people into paying exorbitant sums of
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
as "General Ndaba", allegedly conned the people into paying exorbitant sums of money for training and enlisting in the SANDF. "These people have been there since last year. They are adults of various ages. The man who has been recruiting told... Read more
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24d
iol.co.za
SANDF job scam: 'The General' is unmaskedby his “recruits”, will remain in custody until his next appearance on July 5.
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
by his “recruits”, will remain in custody until his next appearance on July 5. He faces charges of fraud and theft. SANDF spokesperson Siphiwe Dlamini said bogus recruitment agencies had been a problem since 2010, but admitted that the... Read more
25d
News 24 South Africa
Parliamentary committee saddened at military recruitment scamThey were allegedly lured to Tshwane with the promise of being recruited into t
News 24 South Africa / Posted 25 days ago
They were allegedly lured to Tshwane with the promise of being recruited into the South African National Defence Force (SANDF). "The committee is deeply saddened that people are taking advantage of people’s plight and benefiting from their... Read more
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25d
AllAfrica.com
IFP Questions Whether Ethekwini Is Seeking to Establish Its Own Army?them in the long term. We simply cannot approve of municipalities establishing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
them in the long term. We simply cannot approve of municipalities establishing small armies while we have the SAPS and the SANDF to attend to any situation that might arise. Most marches do not end up being violent or destructive and therefore... Read more
25d
News 24 South Africa
Alleged conman in SANDF recruitment scam appears in courtSANDF troops. (File, AFP) Pretoria - The man who allegedly lured more than 200
News 24 South Africa / Posted 25 days ago
SANDF troops. (File, AFP) Pretoria - The man who allegedly lured more than 200 people to Tshwane, and conned them into believing they were there to take part in a military recruitment workshop, has appeared in the Pretoria North Magistrate's Court... Read more
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25d
AllAfrica.com
SANDF Condemns Jobs ScamPretoria — The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) has condemned an al
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Pretoria — The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) has condemned an alleged jobs-for-money scam involving about 300 young prospective job seekers. This follows a report earlier on Tuesday that military police and the Gauteng provincial... Read more
25d
Daily Dispatch
Former SANDF general arrested for allegedly scamming youngstersA former SA National Defence Force (SANDF) general has been arrested for fraud
Daily Dispatch / Posted 25 days ago
A former SA National Defence Force (SANDF) general has been arrested for fraud after he allegedly scammed 237 youngsters into paying him to enlist them in the military. The man‚ known as General Ndaba‚ is due to appear in court on Wednesday‚ the... Read more
25d
iafrica.com
SANDF condemns Tshwane human traffickingThe South African National Defence Force (SANDF) has condemned the recent surge
iafrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) has condemned the recent surge in jobs-for-money scams following a report in which 220 youths were kidnapped in Tshwane after responding to suspicious advertisements on social media. According to... Read more
25d
iol.co.za
Scammed SANDF recruits on what life was like under 'The General'from KwaZulu-Natal, said they had lived in untenable conditions for over a year
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
from KwaZulu-Natal, said they had lived in untenable conditions for over a year with the hope of being integrated into the SANDF. The man, identified as a Mr Ndaba, ran a recruitment agency, known as Amabutho Royal Defence, apparently to lure... Read more
25d
Eye Witness News
SANDF concerned about alleged job scam About 220 people were promised training and employment by an unknown man duri
Eye Witness News / Posted 25 days ago
About 220 people were promised training and employment by an unknown man during a military recruitment workshop in Pretoria. FILE: SANDF units on parade. Picture: Reinart Toerien/EWN JOHANNESBURG – The South... Read more
26d
AllAfrica.com
300 Young People Rescued From Human Traffickerto preliminary information, a man who claimed to be a Colonel in the South Afri
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
to preliminary information, a man who claimed to be a Colonel in the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) trafficked young people, both males and females between the ages of 18 and 30 from KwaZulu-Natal under the false... Read more
26d
AllAfrica.com
200 Conned in Military Recruitment Scamservices. Xaba said the conman was operating from a "large plot" in the Wonder
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
services. Xaba said the conman was operating from a "large plot" in the Wonder Park area. "We have established that the SANDF does not have any middle people. He is running an illegal operation from his house. We are awaiting the victims to lay... Read more
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26d
News 24 South Africa
200 conned in military recruitment scamservices. Xaba said the conman was operating from a "large plot" in the Wonder
News 24 South Africa / Posted 26 days ago
services. Xaba said the conman was operating from a "large plot" in the Wonder Park area. "We have established that the SANDF [South African National Defence Force] does not have any middle people. He is running an illegal operation from his... Read more
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29d
AllAfrica.com
Experts Call for Action on Army AbusesReconciliation Commission) here in South Africa," said one military expert with
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
Reconciliation Commission) here in South Africa," said one military expert with the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) who declined to be named for professional reasons. The experts are close to a contingent of South African Special... Read more
29d
iol.co.za
MK's #ThembaMavundla warned to stop war talkthis country will be taken,” he said to applause. Mkhize called on young peopl
iol.co.za / Posted 29 days ago
this country will be taken,” he said to applause. Mkhize called on young people to join legal structures such as the SANDF and SAPS. He was standing in for Zuma, who arrived late after being delayed in Swaziland. “I am mentioning this... Read more
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