Gallery: Red carpet fashion at SONA2015

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Mandla Mandela and Mbali Makhathini at the State of the Nation Address over the last few years.

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JOHANNESBURG - Hot or not? The 2015 State of the Nation Address (SONA) fashion parade has seen a number of seriously stylish and seriously questionable outfits.

Images of important politicians and Members of Parliament on the red carpet flooded Twitter on Thursday afternoon as people started arriving ahead of SONA2015.

Have a look at some of the outfits:

Lindiwe Maseko in David Tlale

MP Tasneem Motara and her father Ebrahim

Bheki Cele and his wife Thembeka Ngcobo

IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi

Kwaito star Arthur Mafokate

Minister of Water Affairs Nomvula Mokonyane

Have a look back some of the outfits worn in the past: