Getting to know the new Miss SA, Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters

I thought I’d take the opportunity to get to know the new Miss South Africa, Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters. Find out a little more about the Sedgefield resident in this Q&A below: 1.    At 21, did you ever think you’d be saying “Hi I’m Demi-Leigh, your new Miss South Africa”? Now that you’ve had some time to … Continue reading “Getting to know the new Miss SA, Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters”

Meet the Top 12 Miss SA contestants

BUSI MAHLANGU – KWA-MHLANGA KWA-NDEBELE, MPUMALANGA Name: Busi Mahlangu Region: Kwa-Mhlanga Kwa-Ndebele Mpumalanga Age: 23 Occupation: I am an economics student at the University of South Africa doing my 3rd year. I always wanted to see a dramatic change in my country and economic development is one of the prominent factors that determine the well-being … Continue reading “Meet the Top 12 Miss SA contestants”

Ziphozakhe Zokufa takes over from Rolene Strauss as Miss SA

Ziphozakhe Zokufa  is the new Miss South Africa. The announcement was made yesterday, following the news of Rolene Strauss being announced as Miss World at the weekend. Ziphozakhe was named the first princess earlier this year. The first princess is expected to step into the role should the current title holder not be able to … Continue reading “Ziphozakhe Zokufa takes over from Rolene Strauss as Miss SA”

Miss SA Rolene Strauss crowned Miss World

22 year-old Rolene Strauss is the new Miss World! The reigning Miss South Africa and medical student was crowned the winner during Sunday night’s live finale from London in the UK. A big congratulations to her. She’s smart, driving and proof that if you set your mind to something, you can fully achieve it if … Continue reading “Miss SA Rolene Strauss crowned Miss World”

Meet the 12 Miss SA contestants

Tonight is the night we’ll find out who will be the next Miss South Africa. The pageant will go live on Mzansi Magic, channel 161 on DStv at 17:30. Mi Casa, Matthew Mole and Bucie will all be performing on stage. All while the necessary evils ie the judges will be deliberating. The panel is … Continue reading “Meet the 12 Miss SA contestants”

Black Coffee steps down as Miss SA judge

DJ, Black Coffee has decided to step down as one of the Miss South African judges, citing one of the semifinalists as one of his distant family members as the reason. He doesn’t know the young lady, but because of the connection he’d prefer to avoid any perceptions around her progress in the competition. Fair … Continue reading “Black Coffee steps down as Miss SA judge”

33 Miss SA Semi finalists announced

The 2014 Miss South Africa pageant buzz is on. Yesterday I went through to Sun International‘s Maslow Hotel for the announcement of the 33 semi finalists vying for the title. A bit more from the event: – Cell C will serve as the headline sponsor for the event – Radio personality, Anele Mdoda will join … Continue reading “33 Miss SA Semi finalists announced”

Gallery: #MissSA2015

Here are a few pictures from this year’s Miss South Africa pageant, in which Liesl Laurie was crowned the winner. The broadcast went out to millions of viewers around South Africa on channels M-Net and Mzansi Magic.

Press statement: Remona Moodley to represent SA at Miss World

Oi, just got a very unexpected email. Miss SA, Melinda Bam wont be attending the Miss World pageant in August. Instead the First Princess Remona Moodley will be there, representing SA in Mongolia. On the one hand it’s very sad that Melinda wont be able to rep SA, but it’s a great opportunity for Remona. … Continue reading “Press statement: Remona Moodley to represent SA at Miss World”