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

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

Our Values


Unity in Diversity


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If you believe that the political stability and economic prosperity of our society must be founded
on a humanistic culture of respect for the people the IFP is your political home.

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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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