Party Rally an exciting climax to 2015

There was a big turnout of all those active in the Party in the Western Cape, KZN and Gauteng.

Delegates listening to political report at Rally.

The Rally was organized by the Mitchells Plain District under the leadership of Achmat Hendricks and Faried Achmat. Mitchells Plain as the host was well represented. In the lead up to the Rally  Ganief Hendricks, Nurjaan Ally and Advocate Fayruze Nagia-Luddy addressed women and youth  groups. Senior citizens were given fruit and vegetable packs. Manenberg under the leadership of veteran Party stalwart Sadia Abrahams were bussed in.

Delegates from Manenberg

She aslo conducted Party Agent training.

Delegates from Rocklands and Eastville Heights sadiah Abrahams conducting voter education training

Motivation talks were given by Bilal of BBC who made a duah for 11 seats in the 2016 LGE.

Bilal

The President delivered the Party’s political Report and handed the first copies to Mohamed Ally of  our newest branch in  Umzinto KZN which he launched and accredited in November 2015.

Provincial Leaders at rally Noorbhai and Ally after reciving first copies of Political Report

These was a sense of excitement when he announced that the IEC approved the abbreviation of the Party.

He expressed his disappointment  that there was still insufficient interest to launch branches in the other six(6) provinces in spite of regular  visits to Kimberley and Kimberley. This made it difficult to put in place a representative National Executive Committee(NEC) and to hold an elective conference. The Party was largely a Cape based organization although it had voter support in all 9 provinces as seen in the political report. The  report covered the first 8 years of the Party and was a comprehensive 40 page document. It was now up to researchers to analyse the future of Muslim politics in South Africa. Copies were later given to Professor Muhammed Haron  and researcher Naeem Jeenah,

THE MINUTES OF THE RALLY CAPTURES THE HIGHLIGHTS OF THE EVENT.

THE RALLY ended with a motion of confidence in the President who was given a mandate to run the 2016 LGE.

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Provincial Leader Western Cape Bieneie Alexander with supporters after Rally

Western Cape Provincial Leader Bienie Alexander aafter Rally with Athlone supporters and pensioners.