President Cyril Ramaphosa has committed R35-billion to the eThekwini Metropolitan Municipality as part of the District Development Model. He announced the funding during the launch of the model in KwaMashu north of Durban on Friday.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on the police to make the most of their available resources in the fight against crime.
Community members of Inanda on the north of Durban have blamed the high levels of crime in the area on a lack of employment and what they term neglect from government.
President Cyril Ramaphosa says the district development model will provide a streamlined and well-co-ordinated approach between government departments and municipalities when responding to a multitude of development needs of communities.