IFP Youth Brigade

About the IFP Youth Brigade

The IFP is made up of a main body, which is led by our President, Hon. Velenkosini Fiki Hlabisa, and his National Executive Committee (NEC). Members of the Youth Brigade serve on the National Executive Committee (NEC), which meets every Monday to consider important matters affecting the Party as well the country as a whole. Election for the Youth Brigade takes place every five years at their national conferences.

Our Leaders

The current acting National Chairperson of the Youth Brigade is Hon. Hon. Sanele Sethembeni Zondo MP, who is an IFP Member of the National Parliament.

Mlungisi Mabaso is the Secretary of the Youth Brigade, Councillor in the City of Johannesburg and former MMC for Housing in the City of Johannesburg.

Our Values


Unity in Diversity


Our Responsibilities

  • Membership recruitment and mobilisation
  • Highlighting youth and student concerns
  • Youth empowerment projects
  • Targeted campaigns, for example voter registration campaigns, in which the Youth Brigade is the driving force
  • HIV/Aids awareness programmes
  • Working with the South African Democratic Students’ Movement (SADESMO) to promote affordable, quality education for all South Africans
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