Expect more arrests in the Meyiwa murder case: Cele

Police Minister Bheki Cele visited the Meyiwa family to brief them on developments in the Senzo Meyiwa murder case. Courtesy of #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Police Minister, Bheki Cele says more arrests can be expected in the Senzo Meyiwa murder case.

Five people have been arrested for the murder that took place six years ago in Vosloorus.

According to Cele, the arrests are just the beginning.

"It is not the end, we will be picking other people," Cele said.

Cele was speaking at the home of the late Orlando Pirates goalkeeper in Umlazi, Durban on Monday evening. 

He had gone to the home to brief the Meyiwa family on the case.

READ: Five arrested in Senzo Meyiwa murder case

According to the minister, the visit was a courtesy one to explain to the family why a media briefing was held before the police could speak to them.

"We were pushed hard by the leaks and we didn't want there to be any confusion," he said.

"We wanted to sit down with the family and tell them about the steps we've taken."


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