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EFF MPs thrown out of parliament

A scuffle ensued on Thursday afternoon between parliament security and members of the Economic Freedom Fighter when the party refused to be addressed by Public Enterprise Minister Pravin Gordhan.

When Gordhan took to the podium to table his budget vote.

EFF MP Sam Matiase told the parliament that his party refuse to be addressed by a “Constitutional delinquent.”

After trying to prevent Gordhan from delivering his department’s budget vote, the EFF was thrown out of parliament. However, EFF MPs refused to leave the National Assembly and surround the minister at the podium.

Sergeant at Arms was asked to remove EFF MPs.

 

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