Although Meshoe is yet to react to this development, a spokesperson of the African Christian Democratic Party
(ACDP), Keeno Petersen, told reporters that Kenneth Meshoe -- who doubles as the party's president would be in Israel this week.
Apart from Al Jama-ah, two other faith-based parties contested the May elections, namely the United Christian Democratic Party and the African Christian Democratic Party
, which won three seats in the new National Assembly.
The painting was widely condemned on Friday by, among others, Arts and Culture Minister Paul Mashatile, the presidency, the Congress of SA Trade Unions, the African Christian Democratic Party
and the National Education, Health and Allied Workers' Union.
Despite the changes made, the legislation was still opposed by the Democratic Alliance (DA), the Inkatha Freedom Party, the Freedom Front Plus, the African Christian Democratic Party
and the Independent Democrats.
One would have thought that African Christian Democratic Party
(ACDP) leader the Rev Kenneth Meshoe's most recent pro-Zionist utterance - the intention to form a pro-Israeli lobby in our very own South African parliament - would have elicited a barrage of public comment.
The Democratic Alliance received 1,931,201 votes (12.37%), the Inkatha Freedom Party 1,088,664 votes (6.97%), the United Democratic Movement 355,717 votes (2.28%), Independent Democrats 269,765 votes (1.73%), the New National Party 257,824 votes (1.65%), and the African Christian Democratic Party
250,072 votes (1.6%).