Investigations are continuing into a helicopter crash in which five SANDF soldiers were killed. They were part of an anti-rhino poaching team dispatched to the Kruger National Park.
The Defence Force's Xolani Mabanga says its in the process of transporting the bodies to the respective families so that funeral arrangements can be finalised.
Meanwhile the case against four suspected rhino poachers has been postponed to the end of this month. The suspects all Mozambique nationals were arrested separately in the Kruger Park.
According to park officials attempted poaching incidents increased over the easter weekend.
Rhino poaching in the Kruger park is rampant.
188 rhino have been killed in the country since the beginning of the year - 135 of those in the park alone.
Rangers and the SANDF patrol the park daily in an attempt to stop the poaching.
Last week three Mozambique nationals were killed during a shoot-out with members of the Anti-rhino poaching unit. Video....