Bheki Cele

South African politician

Bheki Cele (born 22 April 1952) is the South African politician. He is the current Minister of the Police as from 26 February 2018.[1][2]

Bheki Cele

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Cele at a press conference in June 2010
Minister of Police
Assumed office
26 February 2018
PresidentCyril Ramaphosa
Preceded byFikile Mbalula
National Commissioner of the South African Police Service
In office
Preceded byJackie Selebi
Succeeded byRiah Phiyega
Personal details
Born (1952-04-22) 22 April 1952 (age 70)


  1. "Bheki Cele suspended over lease saga". News24. October 2011.
  2. Archived 2018-08-24 at the Wayback Machine | Killing a cop should be an act of 'treason' - Bheki Cele | News24