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This Is For You If You’re Confused By Ok Boomer

MAKING SENSE OF THE INTERNET  “Ok Boomer” is a meme currently flooding the internet. From Tik Tok videos...

BCCSA Confirms Zodwa Wabantu Complaint As She Tries To Defend Herself

UPDATE: The Broadcasting Complaints Commission of South Africa (BCCSA) confirmed to The Daily Vox that it had received the complaints against Wabantu....

“I Could Write A Book On The Experiences Of The Poor...

I studied at the University of Pretoria/Tuks (I hate that I have to talk about myself but this is necessary). The dynamics at Tuks...

Why is Miss Universe happening in Israel in the first place?

In South Africa, there has been a lot of attention on the Miss Universe pageant set to happen in Israel. There have...

The fascinating history of Netflix

The iconic “Tudum” is now a sound most people are familiar with. But did you know Netflix actually started off as a...

Sobae Is A Dessert Love Story

Thula Ndema and Thato Masondo are on a mission to make sorbet eco-friendly. From the streets of Braamfontein to their own space...

What to do if you’re a Zimbabwean who’s had their identity...

From driving licences to passport applications to reporting crime, the inefficiency of the South African civil service is certain to have plagued any citizen...

10 stunning SA beaches that aren’t Clifton or North Beach

Besides the traditional ones in Durban and Cape Town (which get crazy busy this time of year), what other beaches does South Africa have...

“Untouchable” Indian student’s suicide note: “My birth is my fatal accident”

Indian PhD student Rohith Vemula took his own life on Sunday evening. News of his death and it's the possible reasons for it have...

Five reasons why the DJ Zinhle, AKA and Bonang drama should...

The infamous Bonang/DJ Zinhle/AKA love triangle has run its course and MORWESI NDLOVU thinks it’s time we stopped tweeting, writing and talking about it. It...

News24 is removing its comments section and people are freaking out

On Tuesday, News24, one of South Africa’s primary online news destinations, announced that it would be disabling its comments sections, and South Africans had...

FoyinOg on using a makeup challenge to create a digital safe...

You may have noticed some makeup experiments on your timelines recently. It is all thanks to one person: Foyin Ogunrombi known as...

The richest people in the world can fit into a London...

Just over two months ago, Oxfam released a report on income inequality in South Africa. It revealed that the two richest South Africans had...

That Hector Pieterson advert: living the dream, or struggle appropriation nightmare?

Ahead of Youth Day, music channel Channel O took out a full-page advert in national newspapers showing a recreation of the iconic image of...

2022: here are some of the big events we can expect

The year that has just passed 2021 was filled with all kinds of big events. There was the July unrest, the arrest...

A guide to protecting your big ideas in 2020

The controversy surrounding the concept of Somizi’s popular show, Dinner at Somizi’s has not yet been resolved but it has stressed the...

Explained: What is Wordle?

For the past few weeks, Twitter has been filled with green, yellow and black squares. You wouldn’t be too far off if...

Soweto style and skothane subculture on the burn

Stories about the Soweto youth subculture known as izikhothane have reached distant shores. RA'EESA PATHER reports. Slate Magazine this week published a story in its...

“Stock clothes that encourage girls to live their lives to the...

A mother’s post about how she believes kids’ clothing sold by Woolworths is enforcing gender stereotypes went viral this week. THE DAILY VOX spoke...

#survivorloveletter: love letters from sexual abuse survivors to themselves

In one small corner of the internet, a Tumblr blog is helping survivors of sexual assault to declare their love for themselves, in letters written...
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