Category Archives: South Africa

SA mercenaries may just fit the bill

SA mercenaries may just fit the bill January 30 2015 at 06:12pm Comment on this story Jacoline Schoonees/Dirco ARREST THEM: Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula and Dirco Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane warn that hired guns, purported to be in Nigeria already, will … Continue reading

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Arrest SA ‘mercenaries’ on Boko Haram mission – Mapisa-Nqakula

Arrest SA ‘mercenaries’ on Boko Haram mission – Mapisa-Nqakula 2015-01-28 21:15 Carien du Plessis, City Press Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula (Picture: AFP) Nkoana-Mashabane slams SA soldiers’ role in Nigeria SANDF unaware of ex-soldiers in Nigeria SA experts to help Nigeria tackle Boko … Continue reading

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Africa Check: Does South Africa have the largest security industry in the world?

Africa Check: Does South Africa have the largest security industry in the world? AFRICA CHECK South Africa 23 Jan 2015 10:49 (South Africa) Which country has the largest private security industry in the world? South Africa ranks high, according to … Continue reading

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G4S aerial services expanding

G4S aerial services expanding Written by Guy Martin, Monday, 24 November 2014 G4S South Africa is expanding its aerial operations with helicopters set to join its growing fixed wing fleet.

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G4S delays probe of prison after claims of torture

G4S delays probe of prison after claims of torture by Wyndham Hartley, 15 October 2014, 05:43 Picture: SUNDAY TIMES Related articles G4S rejects £1.6bn bid for cash solutions arm INTERNATIONAL security firm G4S is delaying finalisation of the investigation into … Continue reading

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South Africa’s role in the Private Military Industry in the Post-Cold War conflict environment with specific reference to the South African connection to Erinys International

South Africa’s role in the Private Military Industry in the Post-Cold War conflict environment with specific reference to the South African connection to Erinys International

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South Africa’s role in the Private Military Industry in the Post-Cold War conflict environment with specific reference to the South African connection to Erinys Internationalmore

South Africa’s role in the Private Military Industry in the Post-Cold War conflict environment with specific reference to the South African connection to Erinys International Burgert A Senekal 1 Abstract Since 1652, South Africa has played a prominent role in … Continue reading

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Gaza ‘mercenaries’ probe

Gaza ‘mercenaries’ probe Graeme Hosken | 13 August, 2014 00:10 “If South Africans are prosecuted for their involvement in the IDF they must be prosecuted, and also if they are involved in ‘military actions’ for Hamas,” Heitman said. File photo … Continue reading

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SA fighters warned on Gaza

SA fighters warned on Gaza August 3 2014 at 12:06pm By MASOOD BOOMGAARD AP Palestinians look for their belongings in the rubble of houses destroyed in an Israeli strike, in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip. Cape Town – South African authorities … Continue reading

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G4S BACK IN CONTROL OF MANGAUNG PRISON

G4S BACK IN CONTROL OF MANGAUNG PRISON SAPA (South African Press Association) 1 August 2014, Correctional services has handed full control of the Mangaung prison to G4S after taking over management of the privately run prison outside Bloemfontein last year, … Continue reading

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