Exhumed UDF activists be laid to rest

The Department of Military Veterans, together with the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality, the Sarah Baartman District Municipality and DSRAC will lay to rest seven UDF activists who were were sentenced to death and hanged at Kgosi Mampuru Prison, formerly Pretoria Central between 1987 and 1989. The six remains  will be reburied in the Eastern Cape, Kwa-Zakhele,PE on …

Women Military Veterans celebrate Women’s Month

Women Military Veterans are celebrating the Women’s month in the backdrop of the centenary of OR Tambo. The Department of Military Veterans hereby, invites Women Military Veterans as they celebrate the life and legacy of OR Tambo, the gathering is taking place on the 30th August 2017, at Emnotweni Casino, Nelspruit.   The Women Military Veterans Association …

Umkhonto we Sizwe honours Ashley Kriel

The Department of Military Veterans, in partnership with the Dullah Omar Region of uMkhonto we Sizwe in the Western Cape, and the military veterans community will commemorate the 30th Anniversary of the death of Ashley Kriel. The programme will be preceded by a wreath laying ceremony in Cape Town, Mutual Cemetery, Gate 5 at 10h00 …

Budget Vote as delivered by Hon. Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula

Speaker of the National Assembly / Chairperson Deputy Minister, Hon KB Maphatsoe Fellow Cabinet Colleagues and Deputy Ministers Ministers and Deputy Ministers of the JCPS cluster Co-Chairperson and members of the Joint Standing Committee on Defence Members of the Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans Honourable Members Secretary for Defence and Chief of the …

Budget Vote19 as delivered by Deputy Minister K Maphatsoe

Honourable Chairperson Minister of Defence and Military Veterans Co-Chairpersons and members of the Joint Standing Committee on Defence Members of the Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans Honourable members Secretary for Defence Chief of the SANDF Chiefs of Services and Divisions Acting Director General of DMV and his team present Leadership of SANMVA All …

Accelerating payment of fees for Military Veterans and their dependents

The Department of Military Veterans  to accelerate payment of fees for Military Veterans and their dependents including food, transport and books. The Department of Military Veterans will be deploying officials throughout the country as from tomorrow the 29th March, to visit tertiary institutions that are providing education to Military Veterans and their dependents, to ensure that …