Pandemonium breaks out in Parliament
It started with a heckle from the DA's John Steenhuisen to EFF leader Julius Malema.
JOHANNESBURG - Pandemonium broke out in Parliament on Tuesday afternoon with members of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) and Democratic Alliance (DA) facing off across the floor.
“Can the VBS Bank looter [sic] please give me a chance [to speak]”
Malema responded by calling Steenhuisen a racist and claimed he had been accused of rape.
“You are not going to call me a VBS looter, you racist young white man who was accused of rape.”
The floor then quickly descended into a shouting match, with chants of racist ringing through the chamber.
Order has since been restored in the house.
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