The Congress supported the proposal of Nursultan Nazarbayev, First President of Kazakhstan - Elbasy, Chairman of Nur Otan Party, to nominate Kassym-Jomart Tokayev as a candidate for President of Kazakhstan at the extra presidential elections scheduled for June 9, 2019.
In his speech, the Head of State thanked Nursultan Nazarbayev and party members for their special trust and underscored that he sees his task as ensuring succession and continuing the strategic course of the First President, Elbasy, on the country’s comprehensive development.
- Over the years of independence, Kazakhstan under the leadership of Elbasy has made a breakthrough from poverty and chaos to stability and prosperity, unique in history. It was the First President, our Party’s leader, who ensured peace, tranquility, national unity and public accord. Thanks to Elbasy’s will and leadership, we have created a new state, built a new capital, deservedly named after its founder and chief architect. Finally, our leader has created a qualitatively new nation, aimed at success in the modernization of the entire state, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said.