The IFP celebrated its victories in the
two by-elections held in KwaZulu-Natal on 27 July 2005. The IFP
won Abaqulusi Ward 18 and Ingwe Ward 1.
IFP National Organiser, Mr Albert Mncwango
"These results are another
confirmation of our support and the commitment of our voters to
our Party and its practical programmes to improve the quality of
lives and services in communities."
"In both by-elections the IFP have
thrashed its main opposition, the ANC, by winning Abaqulusi Ward
18 with 64,5% of the votes and in Ingwe Ward 1 with 60% of the
"These latest by-election results
have also boosted our confidence in our preparations for the
upcoming local government elections and is yet another thump on
the nose for doomsayers who can only prophesise a one-party
"We congratulate our candidates on
their victories and we wish to thank the voters in these wards
for their support. We will also expect these newly elected
councillors to continue the IFP's programme of service and
delivery in local government."
Mr Albert Mncwango
IFP National Organiser
083 448 4896