2019 National Elections

#AlexShutDown: The ANC Did This

Subscribe to Sipho’s Weekly Political Newsletter. On Thursday, I was invited by the University of Witwatersrand chapter of the Golden...

As A Person With A Disability, Send Me, Mr President.

After I received a notification that President Cyril Ramaphosa would be giving an address about disability rights I logged on to watch with interest,...

#DAFinalRally: “The DA Is South Africa’s ‘Last Hope’”

“We need change, and we need it now,” Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane said about the imminent national election. Dobsonville was...

SONA Debate: What The #FeesMustFall MPs Said

Former Fees Must Fall activists Nompendulo Mkhatshwa and Naledi Chirwa, now respectively African National Congress (ANC) and EFF (Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF)...

The IFP Wants KZN Back

“IFP is the only other political party that has governed the province for over 10 years since 1994 to 2004, we also...

Abahlali BaseMjondolo Endorse The Socialist Revolutionary Workers Party

The shackdwellers movement Abahlali baseMjondolo has announced that it will be voting the National Union of Metalworkers of SA's political party, the...

Thabang Motsohi: Why The ANC Fails

“The African National Congress (ANC) is going to be divided, it’s going to split. The split is inevitable when you have ideological...

Ramaphosa’s Cabinet: Will Young People Be Called To Serve?

NEWS ANALYSIS The announcement of the first cabinet of the 5th administration of a democratic South Africa is...

All You Need To Know About The Special Vote

EXPLAINER South Africans are gearing up to go to the polls for the national election on May 8. ...

Voters Stayed Home: The Untold Story Of The 2019 Elections

Subscribe to Sipho’s Weekly Political Newsletter. The biggest story of the 2019 national and provincial elections is that a significant...

“I’m Voting Even Though It’s Politicians That Let Us Down In...

AS TOLD TO Some youth are disillusioned about voting. This is not true for Jobeka Mabaso (18) and...

‘If You Don’t Vote, You Don’t Have A Voice’

We are one day away from the long-anticipated general elections, and millions of people are expected to come out in numbers to...

#FeesMustFall Enters Parliament

The top three political parties competing in the 2019 national elections have all released parliamentary lists, and all three have made important nods to...

In Numbers: The Winners And Losers of #SAElections2019

NEWS ANALYSIS As the national and provincial results counting winded down in many places around South Africa, the time...

Final #RegWeekend In Numbers

The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) briefed media on January 29. The commission spoke on the outcomes of the final registration weekend for the 2019...

Women Forward: A Gendered Look At SA Politics

Women Forward (WF) began as a grassroots movement on farmland, planted among women who were marginalised. Domestic workers, farm workers and women...

Elections Live Blog (12/05)

Welcome to the third day of The Daily Vox’s elections live blog. We’re bringing you live updates as votes are counted. We’re...

Makhosi Khoza Brings African Democratic Change

“We are not politicians, we are activists,” says founder of the African Democratic Change (ADeC) party Dr Makhosi Khoza. While politicians are...

The EFF: A Radical Bid For State Power

It’s difficult to believe that the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) was only formed in 2013. In just six years, the party has...

Political Ads From The ANC, DA, EFF, FF+

With less than a month before South Africans head out in their thousands to the polls, political parties are pulling out all...
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