SANDF clears soldiers in Collins Khosa case

Soldiers patrol the streets in an attempt to enforce a nationwide lockdown, aimed at limiting the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Alexandra township, South Africa.

Soldiers patrol the streets in an attempt to enforce a nationwide lockdown, aimed at limiting the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Alexandra township, South Africa.

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JOHANNESBURG - The South African National Defence Force has exonerated the soldiers implicated in the death of Collins Khosa in Alexandra, Johannesburg.

They were accused of beating the 40-year-old man to death in April.

Khosa died hours after the alleged incident.

An SANDF investigation found Collins did not die as a result of the altercation.

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The police investigation is still ongoing.

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