A NUMSA member who was severely beaten by Inkatha supporters at his home in Mpophomeni, KwaZulu, near Howick, Natal, on 1 March 1989, because he had participated in the Sarmcol rubbery factory strike at Howick. He died of his injuries in hospital a month later. His son was also severely injured in the attack. See Sarmcol strike.
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