President Cyril Ramaphosa says he will take action, including giving marching orders to officials who are failing to give services to the people.
The South African Human Rights Commission will convene an inquiry on Thursday in an attempt to find a lasting solution to the issues faced by Alexandra residents, north of Johannesburg.
The African National Congress (ANC) in the City of Joburg says it is yet to prove whether its members are involved in inciting service delivery protests.
Some residents of Seshego Limpopo have expressed concerns over what they call poor service delivery in the area.
There is a strong presence at the Marlboro Community Centre, north of Johannesburg, where Mayor Herman Mashaba is meeting Alexandra community members.