Police Minister Bheki Cele, accompanied by Generals, has addressed some of the protesting residents in the North West capital, Mahikeng. The residents want the recall of Premier Supra Mahumapelo.
Bheki Cele has replaced Fikile Mbalula as the Minister of Police. Mbalula got the boot just under a year after his appointment.
ANC NEC member, Bheki Cele questioned the wisdom of former President Jacob Zuma’s request for reasons for his recall by the ANC.
African National Congress National Executive Committee member, Bheki Cele, has publicly lambasted the party Secretary General. Cele says Ace Magashule is plotting to destroy the ANC.
Police Minister Bheki Cele says drone policing will begin in the near future. The Minister has disputed that a number of officers might lose their jobs because of the implementation of drones to enhance policing.
Police Minister Bheki Cele has disputed claims that a number of police members might lose their jobs. This follows the announcement by National Police Commissioner General Khehla Sitole that there will be a considerable reduction of the police force after the adoption of drone policing.
Police Minister Bheki Cele has assured Leonard Modise, the son of the late Glayton Modise of the International Pentecost Holiness Church (IPHC) that there will be an improved working relationship between the police and the church.
Police Minister Bheki Cele says the officers involved in the forceful evictions that took place in Khayelitsha will be dealt with as their conduct during the operation was unacceptable. Cele has visited the area to meet with the community and Bulelani Qhalani, the man who was evicted with no clothes on while his shack was being broken down.
Police Minister Bheki Cele says more than 207 000 people have been arrested for contravening lockdown regulations.