Politics

Voters share their thoughts on #Elections2021

For Election Day, The Daily Vox team spent the day speaking to voters. From Hanover Park in the City of Cape Town...

“We are writing down the people’s names and ID numbers manually”

During their midday press briefing for Election Day, the Electoral Commission said they were “satisfied with the voting process”. However, there were...

In Photos: #LGE2021 as it happens

There was concerns it wouldn't be happening this year. There were court cases and disputes. But finally, Election Day 2021 has arrived....

Unpacking the so-called “Coloured” vote and why it’s not just a...

November 1 marks the day of the 2021 local government elections. The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) reported that 26.2-million South...

#LGE2021 Elections live blog (01/11/2021)

Welcome to The Daily Vox local elections live blog. We are bringing you live updates on what is happening on the ground...

Final analysis ahead of Election Day with Paul Berkowitz

On November 1, South Africans will go to the polls in the sixth round of local government elections. The Daily Vox spoke...

#BeTheDrivingForce Chit Chat Club: Election Season now available to stream

In May 2021, The Daily Vox and Youth Capital launched the #BeTheDrivingForce series for Youth Month. The series explored the different challenges...

COVID-19 increased the already high unemployment in the Matjhabeng municipality

The Matjhabeng local municipality is part of Lejweleputswa district municipality. It is one of five municipalities in the district. The name is...

How the July unrest could shape #LGE2021 in KwaZulu Natal

In July 2021, unrest broke out in KwaZulu Natal and rapidly spread across the province. With elections just around the corner, the...

Steve Tshwete municipality in Mpumalanga is trying its best

In 2020, only eight percent of South African municipalities received clean audits from the Auditor-General. These “clean municipalities” were cited for not...

Blade Nzimande finally announces 2022 NSFAS applications dates

Higher education minister, Dr Blade Nzimande announced the opening of the 2022 National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) applications. During an October...

How are the votes from local elections counted

In less than a week, South Africans would have cast their votes in the local government elections. Then it will be up...

Some WTF moments leading up to #LGE2021

Without a doubt, the road to the 2021 local government elections has been paved with chaos and controversies. The Daily Vox takes...

ANC candidate Valentino Stander wants to work for communities

During the campaign trail, African National Congress (ANC) president Cyril Ramaphosa said the governing party is fielding some of the best candidates...

No-fees school in Limpopo is struggling due to vandalism

A no-fees school in Limpopo is struggling to survive. The combined school has been broken into countless times. Now vandals have ripped...

Not voting doesn’t equal exclusion from the democratic process

All South Africans over the age of 18 have the right to exercise their vote. Along with the constitutional right to vote,...

Three year court battle between Limpopo municipality and engineering company continues

There has been three years of legal wrangling between Gauteng-based electrical engineering company and cash-strapped Fetakgomo Tubatse municipality in Limpopo.  Now the...

Handy tool to find out the ward councillors candidates for #LGE...

There is less than a week before South Africans will cast their vote in the 2021 Local Government Elections. The politicians have...

#LGE2021 From the boardroom to the ballot box

The local government elections are exactly one week away and parties aremaking the final push. Politicians and their parties have always been...

The list: tips for voting safely on November 1

On November 1, South Africans are heading to the polls to vote in the local government elections. According to the Independent Electoral...
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