SANDF officers acted improperly in Collins Khosa case: ombud

Soldiers implicated in the death of Alexandra resident Collins Khosa acted improperly, irregularly and in contravention of their code of conduct. The Military Ombud found that the SANDF members who entered Khosa's house to search for liquor did so in the absence of the SAPS.

JOHANNESBURG - Soldiers implicated in the death of Alexandra resident Collins Khosa acted improperly, irregularly and in contravention of their code of conduct.

The Military Ombud has found that the defence force members who entered the Khosa residence to search for liquor, did so in the absence of police officers.

READ: Collins Khosa's family to challenge SANDF report 

Khosa died in April, allegedly after an altercation with soldiers who accused him of violating lockdown regulations.

Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula briefed Parliament about the matter on Wednesday.

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eNCA