Birthday BASH for 5SAI – Brigadier General XB Ndlovu, Alfred Duma Municipal Mayor Vincent Madlala and Lt Col NM Zama cut the birthday cut, during 5 South African Infantry Battalion celebrate 56 years of existence
The 121 BN Mtubatuba performace during the official opening at the celebrations and welcoming of guests

The 5 South African Infantry Battalion celebrated 56 years of service on Tuesday, 3 April, in Ladysmith.

In the spirit of celebrations, former members from 5SAI were welcomed at the ceremony that doubled as a reunion. The week long celebrations will be overseen by Brigadier General XB Ndlovu was served at the 5SAI. Various activities are planned for the week, including a battle field tour at Sandlwana and Rock Drifts, including a sports day challenge on Thursday. The celebrations culminated with a gala dinner.