WATCH: Durban ready for visitors

Durban's festive season safety campaign is being launched today. The project is spearheaded by the eThekwini Municipality along with the Economic Development and Tourism Departments. Courtesy #DStv403

DURBAN – The safety of visitors to Durban's famous beaches is guaranteed. 

That's the pledge from the KwaZulu-Natal provincial government. 

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The city of Durban remains the favourite destination for many holidaymakers and to make sure people have a memorable holiday, over 250 police officers and cleaning staff will be deployed around Durban's beaches this festive season.

The Ethekwini Municipality is expecting visitors to start descending into Durban from Friday.

* eNCA's Thuba Vilane has more.