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Rein, Rudolph Werner

  • ZA-COM-00142
  • Person

Rudolph Werner Rein was Attorney-General for the Province of Transvaal, prosecuting for and on behalf of the State at the Rivonia Trial (State v. Nelson Mandela and Others).

Mashifane, Joseph

  • ZA-COM-00161
  • Person

Joseph Mashifane was employed as an agricultural worker at Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia from March 1962-July 1963. His father, Thomas Mashifane, was also employed at Liliesleaf. Both men were witnesses for the prosecution at the Rivonia Trial.

Mashifane, Thomas

  • ZA-COM-00160
  • Person

Thomas Mashifane was employed at Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia in the early 1960s. His son, Joseph Mashifane, was also employed at Liliesleaf. Both men were witnesses for the prosecution at the Rivonia Trial.

Mtolo, Bruno

  • ZA-COM-00214
  • Person

Bruno Mtolo was an MK operative, who committed acts of sabotage primarily in the KwaZulu-Natal area. He was a witness for the prosecution at Rivonia trial, where he was referred to as Mr. X.

Jelliman, Valeloo Percifall

  • ZA-COM-00288
  • Person
  • ca. 1883-?

Jelliman was manager/caretaker of the main house at Liliesleaf Farm, 1961-62, and gave evidence at the Rivonia Trial.

Davids, Cyril Kenneth

  • ZA-COM-00180
  • Person

Cyril Davids was a labourer who worked with electrical equipment in the Cape Town area in the early 1960s. He testified at the Rivonia Trial that he had attended a guerrilla warfare training camp in December 1962.

Jantjies, Alfred

  • ZA-COM-00166
  • Person
  • ca. 1963-?

Alfred Jantjies attended a guerrilla warfare training camp in Ethiopia in 1962, and testified for the prosecution at the Rivonia Trial.

Suliman, Essop Amod

  • ZA-COM-00167
  • Person

Essop Suliman operated a pirate taxi in Johannesburg in the 1960s. He testified for the prosecution at the Rivonia Trial that he had transported ANC conference attendees and soldier trainees to the Botswana border in 1962-1963.

Bambani, Harry

  • ZA-COM-00173
  • Person

Harry Bambani was a prosecution witness at the Rivonia Trial. He testified that he had been recruited as a military trainee, and was arrested while en route to a training camp in Tanzania.

Coetzee, Piet Adam

  • ZA-COM-00176
  • Person

Piet Coetzee was employed by Essop Suliman as a pirate taxi driver in Johannesburg in the 1960s. Both men testified for the prosecution at the Rivonia Trial about transporting passengers to the Botswana border.

Rani, Isaac

  • ZA-COM-00179
  • Person
  • ca. 1926 - ?

Isaac Rani attended a guerrilla warfare training camp in Ethiopia in 1962, and testified for the prosecution at the Rivonia Trial.

Mboxela, Caswell Zehle

  • ZA-COM-00282
  • Person
  • ca. 1942 - ?

Caswell Mboxela was a prosecution witness at the Rivonia Trial; he testified that he had attended a guerrilla warfare training camp in the Western Cape in 1962.

Mthembu, Abel

  • ZA-COM-00289
  • Person

Abel Mthembu was at one time an operative for the armed wing of the ANC, Umkhonto weSize (MK), who turned state's evidence at the Rivonia Trial. He was also referred to as Witness or Mr. "Y" during the trial.

Mashiyana, Bennet Nvuya

  • ZA-COM-04293
  • Person

Ben Mashiyana was a member of the ANC, serving as a contact point in East London in the early 1960s, after the organisation went underground. He testified as a witness for the prosecution at the Rivonia Trial.

Mdubi, Reginald

  • ZA-COM-00287
  • Person

Reginald Mdubi was a member of an ANC Regional Committee in East London in the early 1960s. He testified as a witness for the prosecution at the Rivonia Trial.

Singani, John

  • ZA-COM-00285
  • Person
  • ca. 1923 - ?

John Singani was taxi driver in the Port Elizabeth area in the 1950s and 1960s. He testified for the prosecution at the Rivonia trial.

Peyise, Peter

  • ZA-COM-00274
  • Person

Peter Peyise was a member of a Port Elizabeth branch of the ANC. He testified at the Rivonia Trial about attending the ANC conference in Lobatsi in 1962.

Nbomvu, Peter Mark

  • ZA-COM-00286
  • Person

Peter Nbomvu was an ANC volunteer who was convicted of sabotage for acts committed in Port Elizabeth in 1962.
He testified for the prosecution at the Rivonia Trial.

Gaitz, Chaim

  • ZA-COM-00205
  • Person

Chaim Gaitz was proprietor of Bryanston Plumbing (also called Atlas Plumbing and Sheet Metal Works) in Randburg.
He testified for the prosecution at the Rivonia Trial.

Egnal, Cyril

  • ZA-COM-00208
  • Person

Cyril Egnal was a chartered accountant, who served as auditor for Ruron (Pty) Ltd. in the late 1950s and early 1960s. He testified for the prosecution at the Rivonia Trial.

Shope, Mark

  • ZA-COM-00853
  • Person
  • 30 November 1918-2 February 1998

Hurley, Grenard

  • ZA-COM-00231
  • Person

Grenard Hurley was an accountant at the Johannesburg Building Society.
He testified for the prosecution at the Rivonia Trial.
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