EFF remains seated as Parliament rejoices in Springbok victory

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- briefly.co.za | a week ago

- The EFF has stood by its disapproval and refused to take part in parliamentary celebrations for the Rugby World Cup win- While politicians broke into song and dance after a motion to congratulate the Springboks, the Red Berets remained benched- Party leadership was adamant that the victory had done nothing to undo past inequalityNational Assembly took a moment to celebrate the Springbok victory with a motion congratulating the team following the Rugby World Cup.

While the nation's politicians sang the national anthem and danced the EFF remained seated. News24 reports that ANC MP Beauty Dlulane, portfolio committee chair for sport, brought forward the motion without notice, asking the house to note with 'great pride' the success in Japan.

READ ALSO: Juju shows unwavering support to Ndlozi following Boks commentsOnly one EFF MP had broken ranks to join in the festivities, Makoti Khawula danced for joy with DA MP Darren Bergman.

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