Fashion Fabs And Flops At Past SONAs

It’s that day of the year when cameras come out in Cape Town to snap pics as politicians take to the Red Carpet to attend the annual State Of The Nation Address (SONA) at Parliament.

Whilst much of the talk is about what kind of stunts the opposition parties may or may not engage in as well as the content of the speech itself, local fashionistas eagerly await the arrival of members of parliament and invited guests to show off their threads as they sashay into the National Assembly. Here are a few fashion hits and misses from years gone by.

Which are your faves?


Public Protector Advocate Thuli Madonsela


Mandla Mandela and Nodiyala Mbali Makhathini

Malusi Gigaba and his wife

Helen Zille


Deputy Minister Bheki Cele


Minister Fikile Mbalula and his wife


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