/ 24 January 2024

EFF to square off in court against parliament’s privileges committee

South African State Of The Nation Address 2020
The Western Cape high court has upheld the sanctions meted out against Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema and five other party members after they were found guilty of contempt of parliament. (Photo by Jeffrey Abrahams/Gallo Images via Getty Images)
The Economic Freedom Fighters wants the court to declare the powers, privileges and immunities rules of parliament as well as the Provincial Legislatures Act unconstitutional

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