Nkwe ya Selefera (Silver Leopard)


This decoration is awarded for acts of the most conspicuous bravery during military operations.

The decoration was instituted on 27 April 2003 and may be awarded to members of the SA National Defence Force who
have distinguished themselves by performing acts of conspicuous bravery during military operations.

A bar may be awarded for successive acts of valor by the same person, meeting the stated criteria.

The Nkwe ya Selefera replaced the Honoris Crux Silver decoration

The recipient is also entitled to the post-nominal title : NS


The following serving Special Forces member was awarded the Nkwe ya Selefera.

 Lechoenyo  SS  Lt Col
 NS, PG, MMM
 NS002



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