eThekwini mayor Mxolisi Kaunda has visited several malls including Bridge City in KwaMashu, Galleria Mall in Amanzimtoti and at Umlazi Mega City to check on safety measures.

The mayor says most people feel safe this festive season. However, Kaunda says people are asking for increased police visibility.

“The feedback from those we interacted with on this deed, they are indicating that they are still happy with the manner in which the SAPS and the Metro are conducting their business to guarantee their safety. Especially by the multi-disciplinary roadblocks that are being conducted in all corners of our city, including townships and rural areas. They are making a call that – let us sustain this throughout the festive season and beyond.”