The company that left SA troops high and dry in the CAR is still bagging major SANDF contracts.
While South African soldiers were fighting for their lives in the CAR last year, a different battle was going on back at defence headquarters.
The South African National Defence Force has filed a high court application challenging the order to arrest three of its top officials.
Violence continues in the eastern DRC after an attack from an armed group left three South African soldiers injured.
Jacob Zuma has reiterated his support for the DRC government, saying the hundreds of soldiers stationed there is testament to SA's commitment.
Four SANDF officials implicated in the Guptagate saga will appear in military court to have their fate revealed to them.
The battalion of 850 soldiers deployed in the war torn DRC is adequately equipped to deliver peace and stability, says the SANDF.
Zuma has informed Parliament of the deployment of 1 345 SANDF members for service in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
The strategic defence procurement package was in line with the constitutional imperative to defend national sovereignty, heard the Seriti commission.
Rear-admiral Alan Green appeared as the first witness at the Seriti commission to explain why new submarines and corvettes were crucial.
Max Boqwana, representing former president Thabo Mbeki and his former cabinet ministers at the Seriti commission of inquiry, has withdrawn.
The United Nations has given M23 rebel forces 48 hours to leave the city of Goma in the eastern DRC or face "the use of force".
None of the South African Air Force's 18 Agusta A109 helicopters are being used, because there is no money to operate them, say reports.
The incorrect use of bulletproof vests in the Battle of Bangui in the CAR has been blamed for the deaths of 15 South African soldiers.
The South African National Defence Force has grounded a civilian aircraft for illegally violating the airspace above Waterkloof Air Force Base.
Nelson Mandela's physician of many years, Vejaynand Ramlakan, has arrived at the hospital where the former president remains in a critical condition.
Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula has ordered further investigations into allegations of assault at the Army Infantry School in Oudtshoorn.
The alleged abuse of recruits at the Army Infantry School in Oudtshoorn is not in the interests of the military, says the IFP.
South Africans have been insulted by the Gupta family's alleged misuse of government resources, Cosatu has said.