Muti Ritual Murder in Natal: From Chiefs to Commoners (1900–1930)

  title={Muti Ritual Murder in Natal: From Chiefs to Commoners (1900–1930)},
  author={Robert Vicat Turrell},
  journal={South African Historical Journal},
  pages={21 - 39}
  • R. Turrell
  • Published 1 May 2001
  • History
  • South African Historical Journal
Extracted from text ... * Thanks to John Wright for reading and commenting on an earlier version of this article. 1. National Archives, Pretoria (hereafter NA), GG 51/1226, Rex vs Qoqa Kumalo, Njingama, Guduzy, Mncakana, Ngoboco, Mcalambana and Manquadhlani, Stanley to Gladstone, 26 Aug. 1911. 2. Ibid., Gladstone minute, 27 Aug. 1911. 3. Ritual murders comprised forty per cent of those executed in the first fifteen months after Union. Most were muti murderers and not umtagati murderers… 
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