On December 1, 1991, the first elections were held in independent Kazakhstan, in which N.A. Nazarbayev won. This significant date is celebrated as the Day of the First President. This special holiday was held on November 28, 2019 at «Almaty» University. The rector, faculty, staff and students took part in the celebration. Those present performed the Anthem of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
The rector of the university, Yermaganbetov M.E., opened the holiday with a congratulatory word: «From the moment that the country gained independence, at the risk of many things, the First President N. A. Nazarbayev stood firm at the helm of power. 28 years ago, on December 1, the people of the young republic elected their President. Therefore, this day is a holiday of special importance. Today, the name of Nazarbayev is known to the whole world, his activity is rated very highly. Congratulations to all on the Day of the First President.»
The event participants realized, that this is a very important holiday.
Activists of the Youth Affairs Committee dedicated the poem «Arnau» and sang songs.