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Before the commencement of his speech, members of the Economic Freedom Fighters were asked by speaker Helen Sauls-August to remove themselves from the chamber as they were inappropriately dressed.

The party's signature red overalls are not considered proper attire in the legislature. EFF national spokesperson Vuyani Pambo has called for an inquiry into their removal.

"These are the same overalls that the EFF wears in the National Assembly and for arms of government beneath the National Assembly.

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