IFP leader in the KwaZulu-Natal legislature Velenkosini Hlabisa was elected unopposed as party president in a watershed national elective conference in Ulundi early on Sunday morning.

The IFP became the fourth largest party in parliament after growing its support to 3.38% during the May 8 election and received 14 seats in the National Assembly.

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