Defence force union to lay criminal charges against Brian Molefe

2017-11-20 20:20

The South African National Defence Union says it will file criminal charges against former Eskom boss Brian Molefe following his appointment as an honorary colonel.

We will not get involved in 'petty party politics' - SANDF

2016-04-04 22:59

The SA National Defence Force has said it refused to get involved in petty party politics, following calls from Sandu to remove President Jacob Zuma from office.

Zuma no longer a 'fit and proper' commander-in-chief - defence union

2016-04-03 11:04

The SA National Defence Union has called President Jacob Zuma to be removed from his post through lawful means following the Constitutional Court finding this week.

Charges against Guptagate officers baseless - board

2015-01-23 21:22

A board of inquiry says the charges against two of the officers implicated in the landing of a plane chartered by the Gupta family at Waterkloof Air Force Base in 2013, are baseless.

SMSes link Zuma to Guptagate - report

2015-01-21 08:54

One of the military officers implicated in the so-called "Guptagate" landing claims to have SMS messages in which President Jacob Zuma's name apparently appears often.

No clarity on defence force notice in Gupta saga

2014-09-10 05:00

It was unclear whether the defence force had received a notice from military union Sandu demanding information about two of its members implicated in the Gupta wedding plane saga.

SANDF acted unfairly - SCA

2014-08-28 17:25

The SANDF did not act fairly in taking disciplinary action against soldiers who took part in an illegal march, the Supreme Court of Appeal has held.

Judgment reserved in protesting soldiers' case

2014-08-19 15:31

Judgment has been reserved in an appeal over whether the SANDF acted fairly in taking disciplinary action against soldiers who took part in an illegal march.

SANDF case not heard in court

2014-07-23 13:15

The North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria could not hear a case against SANDF officials because the SA National Defence Union has not filed court papers.

SANDF shocked, concerned by arrest warrants

2014-07-02 07:30

The SA National Defence Force says it is shocked but not surprised that the actions of a trade union led to an order for the arrest of three leading SANDF officers.


Accused soldiers in limbo over military court standstill

2016-04-18 19:00

A group of soldiers who faced charges of violating curfew while in the DRC plan to take the Department of Defence and Military Veterans to court for being dismissed.

WATCH: Political not military solution, says Defence Minister

The Defence Minister says South Africa needs a political solution, not a military one.

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Guptagate officer takes legal action

2015-01-25 12:35

Attorneys representing Lieutenant-Colonel Stefan van Zyl, who was suspended over the Guptagate saga, has served the minister of defence with court papers demanding his immediate reinstatement as an SA Air Force officer.

SMS implicating Zuma in Guptagate remains secret

2015-01-21 18:23

The content of text messages which allegedly implicate President Jacob Zuma in the Guptagate scandal could not be revealed, the SA National Defence Union says.

Charges dropped against two Gupta accused

2015-01-20 14:16

All charges against Lieutenant Colonel Stephan van Zyl and Lieutenant Colonel Christine Anderson have been withdrawn, the SA National Defence Union says.

Sandu goes to court over Gupta plane saga

2014-09-08 09:51

The SA National Defence Union plans to serve a notice on the SANDF that they will approach a high court for relief over the Gupta plane saga.

SANDF chief under fire over R100k first class flight

2014-08-26 11:37

The chief of the SANDF, General Solly Shoke has been criticised after allegedly spending more than R100 000 on a first class ticket to attend a conference in Malaysia in April.

Group protest in support of SANDF HIV case

2014-07-29 21:13

About 100 people protested outside the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria to support a case involving SANDF members allegedly unfairly discriminated against.

SANDF challenges top brass arrest order

2014-07-02 17:48

The SA National Defence Force has filed an application with the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria challenging an order for the arrest of three of its top officials.

Case against 58 soldiers dropped

2014-06-19 13:07

The case against 58 soldiers implicated in a salary protest at the Union Buildings in 2009 has been dropped in the military court in Heidelberg, Gauteng.

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