Juvenile delinquents, sleeping MPs, racists, rats and other insults: Watch videos that got the public watching SA Parliament TV

APRIL 8, 2016

Since the entry of Julius Malema's Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) into the National Assembly, the various debates broadcast on the South African Parliamentary channel have become something to look forward to for the watching public as MPs often stray from real political debates to taking shots at one another.

When it comes to denigrating opposing MPs, South Africa's public representatives areb arguably among the best in the world, in fact one has to grow a thick skin to make it in the chmaber. Here is why.

We have a compiled a few of the best clips from Parliament, as shared by various YouTube channels, that have made some to even suggest that Parliament could one of the best entertainment shows on South African television.

Minister Maite caught sleeping in Parliament:

Julius Malema challenging Speaker Baleka Mbete during President Jacob Zuma's recent Impeachment attempt;

Insults dished out in Parliament;

More insults; 

MPs called racists, rats and other unmentionables;

Julius Malema called a juvinile delinquent;

A compilation of President Zuma luaghing it off in Parliament;

MP Buti Manamela takes it to Mmusi Maimane and Julius Malema;

MP says President Jacob Zuma is a one man wrecking ball;

DA's Steenhuisen says Deputy speaker is talking rubbish;

Police Minister caught sleeping in Parliament;

Fokolo used in Parliament;

MP told to speak English like a black man;

EFF threatened in Parliament;

MPs accused of playing Morabaraba;

MP Mzwandile calls opposition spineless cowards;

Minister Lindiwe Zulu called 'ginger' in reference to here hairstyle;

Namecalling in Parliament;

Maimane calls Jacob Zuma, 'President I don not know';