'Time to say goodbye' - Cele cites his favourite artist as he thanks officers for a job well done

2019-05-26 15:27

Bheki Cele thanks officers for their hard work during the Presidential inauguration and also used the event to say goodbye after he ceased to be police minister after Cyril Ramaphosa took his oath of office on Saturday.

Cele welcomes failed bail application in Sindiso Magaqa murder case

2019-05-22 16:24

Police Minister General Bheki Cele has welcomed the failed bail application of three men accused of murdering former ANC Youth League secretary general Sindiso Magaqa.

Police taking statements from politicians in relation to double voting allegations

2019-05-13 14:35

Minister of Police, Bheki Cele, has confirmed that statements are being taken from politicians who allegedly involved themselves in the double voting scandal on election day.

KZN political killings task team takes over probe into ANCYL leader's murder

2019-05-03 05:38

A specialist task team looking into with political killings in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) has taken over the investigation into the murder of ANC Youth League (ANCYL) leader Dumisani Moyo, Minister of Police Bheki Cele has announced.

KZN, North West identified as high risk provinces ahead of May 8 polls

2019-05-02 12:58

North West and KwaZulu-Natal are the two provinces most likely to have disruptions in the on election day, Police Minister Bheki Cele says.

Cops destroy 30 000 illegal firearms

2019-04-17 13:23

More than 30 000 firearms have been destroyed by the police in their battle to eradicate illegal firearms and ammunition in South Africa.

Intervention team begins work to end Hout Bay taxi violence

2019-04-10 22:28

Minister of Transport Blade Nzimande has established an intervention team to tackle taxi violence in Hout Bay which has claimed at least five lives.

Police must police, not play politics

2019-04-10 09:09

Ideally, there should be legislation in place that prevents the minister from interfering in the work of the police. After all, the minister is a political appointee without any policing experience, writes Mandy Wiener.

Hout Bay taxi violence: Cele promises to lock perpetrators up 'until Jesus returns'

2019-04-08 17:32

Police Minister Bheki Cele has vowed that those who are found guilty of the Hout Bay taxi bloodbath, which claimed the lives of four people, will not be treated with kid gloves.

Cele vs Sitole: Tensions rise as national commissioner suspends deputy - report

2019-04-07 16:21

The suspension of deputy national commissioner for human resource management, Bonang Mgwenya, has caused an even bigger rift between Police Minister Bheki Cele and national police commissioner General Khehla Sitole, according to City Press.


Cop killings: 'It should be treason to murder a police officer', says Cele at memorial of slain Durban metro cops

2019-05-23 20:13

Police Minister Bheki Cele has called for urgency when any law enforcement officer is killed, saying that complacency would normalise their deaths.

16 people already sentenced for electoral crimes - Cele

2019-05-13 16:08

Sixteen people have already been found guilty and sentenced for various electoral crimes, Police Minister Bheki Cele says.

Leave your politics behind on Wednesday - Bheki Cele to police

2019-05-06 17:35

Police Minister Bheki Cele has urged SAPS officers to cease all talk of politics and engage in non-partisan behaviour across the country's 22 924 polling stations when South Africans vote.

Nine ministers targeted by scam, told they are being investigated

2019-05-02 18:12

Nine cabinet ministers have been targeted in an alleged scam by a group of people pretending to be Hawks officials.

Western Cape Government declares dispute with Cele over police resources

2019-04-28 21:55

The Western Cape Government has declared a formal dispute with Minister of Police Bheki Cele, accusing him of ignoring the provinces policing needs.

'No shutdown will infringe on anyone’s right to vote' – Cele

2019-04-11 20:41

Police Minister Bheki Cele wants to assure South Africans that shutdowns will not infringe on any citizen's right to vote in the May 2019 elections.

Businessman Roux Shabangu welcomes Bheki Cele judgment

2019-04-10 16:16

Business tycoon Roux Shabangu has welcomed the ruling of the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria which set aside a 2012 decision to fire then national police commissioner Bheki Cele, the current police minister.

Court sets aside 2012 decision to fire Bheki Cele as police commissioner

2019-04-09 15:34

The Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has set aside a 2012 decision to fire then national police commissioner Bheki Cele, who is now the minister of police.

SAPS Wars Part 3: Bheki Cele, Robert McBride and the mysterious Mr Marimuthu

2019-04-08 15:00

What's behind the fallout between Robert McBride and Bheki Cele – and the ANC? McBride's testimony at the Zondo commission later this week will answer some questions, but the back-story goes back more than a decade.

'I am not corrupt' - Magashule defends himself

2019-04-04 21:11

ANC secretary general Ace Magashule has gone to great lengths to defend both his legacy and the party's lists for the National Assembly and provincial legislatures.

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