Rowdy MPs afforded protection from removal and arrest

- | 9 months ago

parliament mostly by EFF MPs.

This happened most often when  former president Jacob Zuma appeared in parliament on occasions such as the state of the nation address and when he came to answer questions. In most cases, the EFF MPs ended up being violently manhandled by parliament security and forced out of the house.

In one instance, police officers were called in to quell the rowdiness, leading to a large outcry from opposition parties and political observers.

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