Castle of Good Hope to close off year-long 350th Commemoration

  The Castle of Good Hope will on Friday the 9th of December 2016, hold a national tribute in honour of three indigenous warrior-kings, their majesties King Cetshwayo kaSenzangakhona of amaZulu, King Langalibalele kaMthimkulu of amaHlubi, King Sekhukhune of BaPedi and Gorochougua clan freedom fighter and Khoe (khoisan) leader Doman all of whom, at different …

Spiritual Repatriation and Symbolic Burial of TRC identified victims of Apartheid

Spiritual Repatriations from Komatipoort 01 July 2016 As part of the implementation of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) recommendations, the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, Adv. Michael Masutha, officiated the symbolic burial of three late members of Umkhonto Wesizwe (MK), Selby Mavuso, Sizwe Kondile and Johannes Sambo, at Freedom Park, Pretoria on Friday, 01 …

Education support Q & A

The following questions and answers should offer some insight into details surrounding the education support benefit in the interest of empowering verified Military Veterans (and their beneficiaries) who applied and those who are yet to apply for education support. In an effort to answer some of the most asked questions regarding the education support initiative, …

Turn-around strategy for the Department

Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula to announce a strong turnaround team of experts to help turn around the Department of Military Veterans to deliver benefits and services to Military Veterans effectively and efficiently The Minister of Defence and Military Veterans Ms Nosiviwe Nqakula Mapisa –Nqakula has established a Turnaround Team of experts comprising of mostly Military Veterans …

Lukhanji Housing Project

The Department of Military Veterans launched the Lukhanji Housing Project, in the Chris Hani Region, Eastern Cape, on 29 September 2015. The Lukhanji Housing Project, in partnership with the Department of Human Settlement, is testimony to the Department’s commitment to accelerate the provision of decent houses to the Military Veterans. For 2015/16 financial period, the …

Lukhanji Housing Project

The Department of Military Veterans is pleased to announce the launch of the Lukhanji Housing Project, in the Chris Hani Region, Eastern Cape, on 29 September 2015. The Lukhanji Housing Project, in partnership with the Department of Human Settlement, is testimony to the Department’s commitment to accelerate the provision of decent houses to the Military …

Uniting military veterans for access to benefits

The Department of Military Veterans, in its drive to move services closer to military veterans and to ensure easy access to benefits by military veterans and their dependents has relocated to a new building on 1052 Festival Street, Hatfield, Pretoria. In order to accelerate the process of making sure that military veterans receive their benefits, …

Relocation of DMV Offices

The Department of Military Veterans in its drive to move services closer to military veterans and to ensure easy access to benefits by military veterans and their dependents has relocated to a new building on 328 Festival Street, Hatfield, Pretoria. “As we enter 2014, we are committed to making sure that Military Veterans have got …