NARYSEC August In-take

The National Rural Youth Service Corps (NARYSEC) was established in September 2010. The NARYSEC’s main goal is to recruit and develop rural youth in order to prepare them to perform community service in their own communities. The Department of Military Veterans has partnered with the Department of Rural Development and Land Reform

Video gallery

All videos on this page can be found on our YouTube channel. President Jacob Zuma attends Mama Ruth Mompati’s funeral service State of the Nation Address Behind the Scenes of the State of the Nation Address: Public Participation Watch the State of the Nation Address arrivals and red carpet festivities from 17h00 on Parliament’s YouTube …

International Women’s Day

Pictures, speeches and statements from the first annual International Women’s Day workshop held at Royal Elephant Hotel from the 8th to the 9th of March 2014. Media advisory: The Minister of Defence and Military Veterans to host a Women Military Veterans’ Workshop Speech: Hon NN Mapisa-Nqakula on the occasion of International Women’s Day commemoration by …

Lala ngoxolo, Tata Madiba!

Memorial Service Lying in State Transporting of remains State funeral service Funeral arrangements & services Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was laid to rest during an official state funeral, which took place over a period of 10 days. Former president Nelson Mandela was buried at Qunu in the Eastern Cape on 15 December 2013, following an official …

Conference for the establishment of a new umbrella body (summary)

The Department of Military Veterans hosted a conference for the establishment of an umbrella body for Military Veterans at Birchwood Conference Center from the 29th of September until the 2nd of October 2013. The following pictures, documents and speeches are what emanated from the abovementioned conference. We wish to honour our fallen comrades Speech by …