Min of Defence Leads the Way for Women at Chief SANDF Ladies Golf Day

Honourable Ms. Nosiviwe Noluthando Mapisa- Nqakula, Minister of Defence and Military Veterans, attended the CSANDF Ladies Golf Day hosted by General Shoke, which was held at the Service Golf Club in the City of Tshwane on the 10 August 2018.  In her press briefing before tee off, the minister responded to several questions with great empathy for the…

Jetpatcher SA Demo to Emfuleni Local Municipality

Emfuleni local Municipality (ELM) is a highly industrialized region which is strategically positioned on route to OR Tambo International Airport enabling connections into Johannesburg, Pretoria and within 5 hours’ drive to Durban. ELM is renowned for its contribution to the iron and steel industry in South Africa and its roads infrastructure is crucial to its efficiency…

General Shoke Salutes Women in SANDF

In an interview with General Solly Zacharia Shoke, Chief of the SANDF  regarding women serving in the SANDF and taking care of their children: ‘When you empower a child, you empower a nation!’ This belief and drive by General Shoke has resulted in an Educational Trust being formed by the SANDF in October 2013. The Trust…

BRICS Summit ‘Shaping a World of Shared Prosperity’

BRICS Summit 2018 commences today at the Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg with particular focus on the following: Establishment of a Working Group on Peacekeeping; Establishment of a Vaccine Research Centre for Collaboration with BRICS vaccine innovation and development partners – this is intended to be a physical research centre focused on research and development and vaccine innovation; Establishment of a BRICS Gender and…