Thato Mosehle shines at Miss Supranational final

Thato Mosehle was crowned second-runner up at the Miss Supranational pageant/ Instagram (official_misssa)

By Tamlyn Canham Thato Mosehle wowed the judges at the Miss Supranational final ceremony in Poland at the weekend. South Africa’s golden girl did the country proud by claiming the second runner-up spot. Miss Supranational Namibia, Chanique Rabe, was crowned the 2021 winner. “I am honoured to win the first Miss Supranational crown for Africa!” she wrote… Continue reading Thato Mosehle shines at Miss Supranational final

Thato Mosehle teaches Miss Supranational contestant SA phrases

Thato Mosehle/ Instagram (Willem Botha for Miss SA)

By Tamlyn Canham Thato Mosehle is teaching her fellow Miss Supranational contestants about South African culture. The Miss South Africa runner-up touched down in Poland a few days ago to participate in the pageant. Her roommate is Miss Supranational USA Shivali Patel. The women have been sharing videos of their behind-the-scenes shenanigans. “I couldn’t be happier.… Continue reading Thato Mosehle teaches Miss Supranational contestant SA phrases

Pictures: Miss SA top 10 revealed

Kgothatso Dithebe/ Instagram

By Tamlyn Canham Miss South Africa has unveiled the top 10 women who will be vying for the title. Four women from Gauteng made the cut. Kgothatso Dithebe, Cheneil Hartzenberg, Moratwe Masima, and Tiffany Francis will be representing the province at the final ceremony in October. “I aim to be representation for our young women and… Continue reading Pictures: Miss SA top 10 revealed

Thato Mosehle ready to shine at Miss Supranational

Thato Mosehle/ Instagram (@thato_mosehle)

By Tamlyn Canham Miss South Africa runner-up Thato Mosehle is just weeks away from competing in the Miss Supranational pageant in Poland. She is the first person from South Africa to participate in the international pageant. Miss Supranational held its first competition in 2009. Women from 80 countries participate in the pageant. The current titleholder… Continue reading Thato Mosehle ready to shine at Miss Supranational

Wits accused of giving Miss SA Shudufhadzo Musida preferential treatment

Miss SA Shudufhadzo Musiḓa / Instagram

By Tamlyn Canham Miss SA Shudufhadzo Musiḓa graduated from Wits University this week, but her special day was marred by controversy. Social media users have accused the university of giving the beauty queen special treatment. Shudufhadzo joined scores of Wits students for their online graduation on Tuesday. She obtained her honours degree in international relations.… Continue reading Wits accused of giving Miss SA Shudufhadzo Musida preferential treatment

Miss SA Top 30: Transgender woman Lehlogonolo Machaba makes history

Lehlogonolo Machaba / Instagram

By Tamlyn Canham Lehlogonolo Machaba has just made South African beauty pageant history. The 26-year-old is the first transgender woman to openly enter the Miss South Africa pageant. She was announced as one of the Top 30 contestants on Tuesday afternoon. Miss SA officials announced in May that trans women would be able to enter the… Continue reading Miss SA Top 30: Transgender woman Lehlogonolo Machaba makes history

Miss SA makes history by allowing trans women to enter

Thato Mosehle, Shudufhadzo Musida and Natasha Joubert / Supplied

By Kaya 959 News For the first time in history, transgender women will be allowed to compete in the Miss South Africa pageant. Organisers of the event said trans women are eligible to enter the Miss South Africa pageant. “However, in order to be eligible to compete internationally, the contestant must be in possession of… Continue reading Miss SA makes history by allowing trans women to enter

Social media polls tip Natasha Joubert as Miss Universe favourite

Miss Universe South Africa Natasha Joubert/ Supplied

By Kaya 959 Entertainment If social media polls are anything to go by then South Africa’s Natasha Joubert is a hot favourite to take the Miss Universe title. Joubert will join a bevy of beauties all competing for the coveted title on May 16 in the United States. This will be the 69th edition of… Continue reading Social media polls tip Natasha Joubert as Miss Universe favourite

Miss SA 2018 Tamaryn Green and Ze Nxumalo are engaged

Tamaryn Green and Zesimdumise ‘Ze’ Nxumalo / Instagram

By Kaya 959 Entertainment Former Miss South Africa Tamaryn Green is officially off the market. The 2018 winner’s boyfriend, Zesimdumise ‘Ze’ Nxumalo, popped the question. Tamaryn shared the exciting news on her Instagram page. “Here’s to forever,” she wrote. Several stars including Bonang Matheba, Kefilwe Mabote, Basetsana Kumalo, and fellow Miss South Africa Zozibini Tunzi… Continue reading Miss SA 2018 Tamaryn Green and Ze Nxumalo are engaged