He bluntly asked Oudit why had the ILP damaged the reputation of Mohammed, his fellow student, by driving through his Charlieville hometown with a microphone and reportedly calling him a traitor, among other reported attacks. The young man said he was disappointed with the ILP for attacking a young person in such a manner. He was applauded by a small group after his contribution.
“The new party’s shrubbery which was green is beginning to turn brown. My political sense tells me the movement is losing momentum. I don’t have Jack’s cheque book but I have a feeling it’s beginning to evaporate.”