The 28 year old was shot and killed allegedly during a crossfire between police and suspects on Wednesday,15 January 2020.
The operation has resulted in 5,969 arrests, 100 firearms and 196 rounds of ammunition seized, and 565 knives recovered.
According to Buthelezi, he informed Cele that he would be going to speak to hostel dwellers in Johannesburg, and Cele offered to arrange security.
‘How do you really continue to make it a daily issue this thing of femicide and killing women,’ asked a clearly affected Cele.
He said they have re-established the Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit and that this has resulted in 4,000 life sentences.