Premier Sihle Zikalala says the Provincial Government is committed in assisting the municipalities so they can function effectively.
Zikalala was opening the first cabinet Lekgotla of the 6th administration at Greyville Convention Centre in Durban.
The three-day meeting is set to discuss how the governing party’s manifesto is implemented.
Amongst other keys points that are on the agenda is job creation, improving the delivery of basic services, growing the economy, growing SMMEs and cooperatives, human settlements and sustainable livelihood.
Premier Zikalala says municipalities need to be assisted so people can get basic services.
Meanwhile Zikalala has also lambasted those incidents that create economic instability.
He says the torching of trucks, the burning of factories and political killings can’t be tolerated.