Previous Polls

10 May

Stage 2 rolling blackouts will be implemented this evening with the possibility of it being escalated due to peak constraints. What is the solution to SA’s electricity crisis?
Subsidise solar
34% - 132 votes
Fire André de Ruyter
5% - 20 votes
Privatise Eskom
47% - 181 votes
Elon Musk ?????
13% - 51 votes

02 May

Following Jomo Cosmos’ relegation to the amateur ranks at the weekend, what must Jomo Sono do to ensure the iconic club's return to top-flight football?
Relinquish coaching
44% - 90 votes
Buy a PSL status
21% - 42 votes
There is no hope
35% - 71 votes

28 Apr

Mamelodi Sundowns won their fifth consecutive league title on Wednesday after a goalless draw against Cape City at Loftus Versfeld. Is their dominance making the league boring?
Yes
46% - 41 votes
No
8% - 7 votes
Best team wins
46% - 41 votes

22 Apr

Arthur Zwane
62% - 39 votes
Dillion Sheppard
8% - 5 votes
Other. If other, who?
30% - 19 votes

12 Apr

Johannesburg mayor Mpho Phalatse has pleaded for police intervention to arrest gangs targeting the city’s critical electricity infrastructure. Do you think the police are equipped to protect infrastructure?
Yes
7% - 27 votes
No
52% - 213 votes
Hire private security
42% - 173 votes

10 Mar

2022 is a big year for the ANC with the party’s national elective conference, to choose new leadership, set down for December. Do you have confidence in the governing party electing honourable leaders?
Yes
9% - 131 votes
Expect cadre deployment
15% - 229 votes
They don't have them
46% - 695 votes
The ANC’s rule is over
31% - 467 votes

04 Mar

Today marks four years since processed meat products responsible for the world’s largest listeria outbreak were recalled from retail and spaza shops in South Africa. Did you stop consuming these products following the outbreak?
Yes
47% - 85 votes
No
53% - 95 votes

03 Mar

Advocate Tembeka Ngcukaitobi said that in times of political populism, judges should not get involved in politics but should instead be agents of the Constitution, protecting and promoting its principles.
It’s impossible
10% - 3 votes
He’s right
60% - 18 votes
We can only hope
30% - 9 votes

24 Feb

Depression and anxiety are a growing challenge among South Africans and the country does not have adequate mental healthcare services. Do you feel you have an outlet to talk about mental health struggles?
No
44% - 88 votes
Yes
28% - 55 votes
The stigma is real
28% - 56 votes

16 Feb

Appearing before Parliament, NDPP Advocate Shamila Batohi said “the rule of law in South Africa is on life support and we need to address this now”. Do you think the rule of law can be successfully revived?
No chance
14% - 49 votes
Yes
14% - 48 votes
We need better leaders
31% - 111 votes
Convictions needed first
41% - 146 votes

09 Feb

President Cyril Ramaphosa will deliver his fourth State of the Nation Address on Thursday. What do you want him to focus on in his speech?
State capture corruption
38% - 103 votes
State security weakness
7% - 20 votes
SA's economic crisis
35% - 96 votes
Unemployment
19% - 52 votes

03 Feb

Chief justice candidate Mandisa Maya was frank about the challenges female legal practitioners face and said she was shocked that the judiciary did not have a sexual harassment policy.
The state of SA
46% - 51 votes
It’s a men’s club
20% - 22 votes
Female leaders are needed
34% - 38 votes

27 Jan

The CCMA has ruled that the dismissal of an employee for refusing to be vaccinated against Covid-19 was fair. What are your thoughts?
It is her right to refuse
20% - 66 votes
She is a risk to others
49% - 165 votes
Mandatory vaccination ?
8% - 28 votes
No to mandatory vaxxing
23% - 77 votes

13 Jan

Tourism Minister Lindiwe Sisulu’s comments on the Constitution and the judiciary has been termed an “extraordinary attack” that is “dangerous and regressive”. What are your thoughts?
She’s within her rights
10% - 59 votes
It’s all politics
27% - 151 votes
It was irresponsible
63% - 355 votes

11 Jan

Schools reopen on Wednesday and yet 118 000 Gauteng children are still to be placed in Grade 1. Across all grades, more than 276 000 children in the province have yet to be placed at a school. What’s your take?
Online system is flawed
24% - 16 votes
Those in charge are lazy
40% - 27 votes
I’ve had no issues
3% - 2 votes
We need more schools
33% - 22 votes

14 Dec 2021

South Africa’s railway system is on the verge of total collapse as a result of electrical cable theft, stolen tracks and signalling equipment a report reveals. Do you think Prasa can get the system back on track?
It’s too far gone
42% - 373 votes
Privatise
53% - 470 votes
Yes
6% - 50 votes

01 Dec 2021

Were the knee-jerk travel bans imposed on SA following our detection of the Omicron variant necessary?
We are being punished
51% - 267 votes
Rather safe than sorry
25% - 129 votes
They have every right
24% - 125 votes

30 Nov 2021

President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged South Africans to vaccinate against Covid-19 as vaccinations may become mandatory to access certain spaces in the near future. What are your thoughts?
Good call
44% - 16 votes
You can’t force us
22% - 8 votes
I’m already vaxxed
25% - 9 votes
Vaccines are ineffective
8% - 3 votes

24 Nov 2021

This week the ANC lost all the Gauteng metros to the DA. Do you think it stands a chance at winning national elections in 2024?
Yes, it has loyal voters
29% - 93 votes
This is the end for the ANC
56% - 180 votes
LGE means nothing
15% - 50 votes

17 Nov 2021

Councils now have less than two days to form coalitions in hung municipalities. Tshwane, Johannesburg, Ekurhuleni and Nelson Mandela Bay still hang in the balance. Do you think parties will meet the deadline?
Yes, they'll get it done
21% - 53 votes
No, they’re too power hungry
53% - 130 votes
Who cares?
26% - 64 votes

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Results
Subsidise solar
34% - 132 votes
Fire André de Ruyter
5% - 20 votes
Privatise Eskom
47% - 181 votes
Elon Musk ?????
13% - 51 votes
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