Ramaphosa praises emergency personnel working on Durban flood crisis

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President Cyril Ramaphosa has thanked all emergency personnel and rescue workers who have worked around the clock to help save lives since floods hit the Durban metro on Monday night.

He was visiting the families of those who lost loved ones and their homes due to the floods.

President Cyril Ramaphosa has met with flood victims in eManzimtoti and Umlazi, south of Durban, who say they have lost everything including their homes, their belongings and even loved ones.

Heavy rains on Monday night caused flooding and mudslides that left a trail of destruction in the Durban Metro.

More than 50 people have died in the floods.

Ramaphosa says he is grateful for everyone who lent a hand. He says government will do as much as they can to assist displaced families.

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