Police Chief compares cops to drunks... in a metaphor that makes them out as criminals... Police Union objects to someone with no experiece being appointed!
'One does not need to be drunkard to own a bottle store, newly-appointed police chief General Mangwashi Phiyega said on Thursday, when queried about her lack of experience.
"I've never been a police [officer], but I want to say that you don't need to be a drunkard to own a bottle store," Phiyega told reporters in Pretoria'
News 24 | 'Phiyega: Give me time to learn' by SAPA at 2012-06-14 14:37 SAST
Did she get the job for being a woman? Some are questioning why she was appointed:
|In South Africa: the government prides itself in giving blacks and women jobs, based on sex and race, not competence. Some have suggested the lack of meritocracy causes problems!|