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The Chief of Staff General Staff, Major General Kasirai Tazira handing over a shield to a winner during the prize giving ceremony of the Chief of Staff All Comers Shoot at Cleveland Range on 10 March 2023.

The Commander 1 Infantry Brigade, Brigadier General Josphat Kudumba chatting with Botswana Defence Force Commander 2 Brigade, Brigadier KM Kgaswanyane along Shashe River on 07 July 2022.

Doctor Mathias Mabvuure Mukona assessing an eye patient at Mt Darwin District Hospital during Exercise Route II in October 2022.

The Zimbabwe Defence Forces troops mounting an 81mm Mortar during Army Games in Russia in August 2022.

Sergeant Musungate Rumbidzai and Corporal Muchetwa Egifa attending to visitors at the ZDF Cultural Exhibition Stand during the Army Games in Moscow, Russia in August 2022.

Notices and Announcements

The Zimbabwe National Army is recruiting suitably qualified candidates who are Zimbabwean citizens and physically fit to join the Organisation and serve in various disciplines.

Click this link to download the Recruitment Advert.

The Zimbabwe National Army is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to be trained as Officer Cadets to fill existing vacancies. 

Click this link to download the Officer Cadet Recruitment Advert.


Training is our major peacetime preoccupation undertaken at different staff development levels from a number of training establishments strategically located in different parts of the country. Listed below are our major training establishments.

Zimbabwe Military Academy (ZMA) is  responsible for Regular Officer Cadet Training and Basic Officers Training

(BOC) All Arms Battle School (AABS)- conducts all arms training and regimental career courses for officers.

Zimbabwe School of Infantry (ZSInf)- runs career courses for Non Commissioned Members (NCM).

Recruit Training Depot (RTD)- is responsible for training General Duty recruit soldiers.

Special to arm training is undertaken by different Arms, Corps and Directorates at their respective Corps Training Schools. Training Schools for the Corps include the following:


•    Zimbabwe School of Military Engineers (ZSME).
•    Field Artillery School.
•    Armour Training School.
•    School of Signals.
•    School of Military Intelligency.
•    Medical Training School.
•    Ordinance and Transport Training School.
•    School of Military Police.
•    Information Technology Training School.
•    School of Logistics.
•    Pay Corps Training School.
•    Army School of Physical Training and Sports.