Cele pulls wool over our eyes with hollow rhetoric

The toughness of rhetoric-spewing Bheki Cele is exaggerated.

In August 2009, the then newly appointed national commissioner of police, Bheki Cele, made a controversial statement when he instructed police officers to “shoot to kill” criminals who were holding the country to ransom. Cele uttered these words at a time when the killing of police officers had reached pandemic proportions...

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