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MTHETHWA, Mthiyeni Joseph

Age 45

An IFP supporter who was shot and injured on 8 September 1991 in Tokoza, Transvaal, just days before the signing of the National Peace Accord. Mr Mthethwa was shot when about 300 members of the Hostel-dwellers` Association on their way to a peace meeting in Tokoza, Tvl, were sprayed with AK47 gunfire by three gunmen. At least 23 people died in the attack. The Goldstone Commission later discovered the attack was planned and carried out by a police informer operating in a self-defence unit in Phola Park. One of the perpetrators who is currently serving a life sentence for the attack has applied for amnesty. See Tokoza attacks.

... Eric MTHEMBU, Zandile Maureen MTHEMBU, Zanyiwe Agness MTHEMBU, Zibuyile Jeannet MTHEMBU, Zinhle Norris MTHETHO, Mavalini MTHETHO, Nomadlangathi MTHETHWA, Aaron Mxosheni MTHETHWA, Adeline Sibong MTHETHWA, Agnes Nene MTHETHWA, Amos MTHETHWA, Babane Derrick MTHETHWA, Beshwara MTHETHWA, Betty ...
... House applied to the Commission for amnesty. These hearings were ongoing at the time of reporting.59 54 See JB03068/01ERKAT – Mthiyeni Joseph Mthethwa was shot during this attack. 55 Phama’s amnesty hearing had not taken place at the time of writing. 56 Human Rights Commission, Monthly ...
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