After the surprise attack on the infantry military base yesterday, resulting to the disarming of some soldiers int the process; the South African National Defence Union national secretary Pikkie Greeff said Sandu wants strict action taken against the guards and the commander of the military base a robbed of guns in the early hours of Friday.

The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) confirmed that 9 South African Infantry base was robbed.

“Give us a chance to do the investigation and then we will come out with a statement to say what really happened here‚” said SANDF spokesperson Brigadier General Mafi Mgobozi. “There’s a lot of speculation that they were overpowered [but] those things are not confirmed.” gathered that the guards’ rifles were taken off them by robbers who “overpowered” them.