On April 10, between 5pm and 6pm, a number of SA National Defence Force (SANDF) officials descended on the Alexandra home of Collins Khosa, apparently in search of alcohol.

Just hours after they left, 40-year-old Khosa, a father of three, died — allegedly as a result of the brutal torture he endured at the hands of SANDF officers deployed in the township to enforce the government’s Covid-19 lockdown.

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