Naledi Chirwa's first speech in Parliament during the SONA Debate struck a cord with South Africans across the board. Citizens applauded her fearlessness, speaking out on the plight facing black people.
Economic Freedom Fighter Naledi Chirwa's maiden speech in Parliament was arguably one of the nation's best-received during the State of the Nation Address Debate.
The MP addressed burning issues such as the murders of #FeesMustFall activists, women abuse and landlessness,
Despite the nation's awe, the ANC's Bheki Radebe called for Chirwa to withdraw her remarks that the ruling party was to blame for the fallen activists, claiming they were unparliamentary, reports The Sowetan.
Chirwa withdrew her statements, despite EFF leadership's attempt to prevent the tradition of allowing first speeches to go uninterrupted from being broken, but maintained that she was telling the truth.
To understand why Chirwa's speech was so well-received, one only needs to take a look at the comments from citizens:
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