03 July 2014.
The Inkatha Freedom Party sends its heartiest
congratulations to its former Chief Whip in Parliament, now
retired, Mr JH van der Merwe.
Van der Merwe, 76, who served as the IFP Chief
Whip since 1994 and as an MP for 37 years, receives his
doctorate in Political Sciences from the University of Free
State later today.
Ms Sibongile Nkomo, MP and IFP
Secretary-General said ,"Our former parliamentary Chief Whip, Mr
JH van der Merwe, continues to be an example to us all of what
hard work and tenacity of spirit can accomplish. We congratulate
him on this very fine achievement."
Contact: Mr JH van der Merwe on 082 4444 944