Bheki Cele, it seems, is a man of more than one hat — he’s police minister and ersatz police commissioner all rolled into one. And he clearly believes he’s entitled to the high life, funded by the beleaguered taxpayer.

Not for the minister the slouch of travelling in a top-brand car. No, he had to take to the air to attend to the ANC’s election manifesto launch in eThekwini at the weekend, hitching a ride on a police helicopter for party political purposes...

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