Top 26 Miss South Africa Semi-Finalists


The quest for the Miss South Africa 2017 crown is on. To know who is most fit to wear the crown next year March, top 26 miss South Africa semi-finalists vying for the title have been selected.

The list is made up of amazing ladies who are already doing well for themselves. From former pageant finalists to a medical doctor; speech therapist; law students; aspiring engineer; the owner of a construction company, SA might just be getting the best beauty queen next year.

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Claudia Henkel, PR Manager: Sun International licence holders of Miss South Africa said;

“We have a very talented and diverse Top 26 this year, a group of young women who are passionate about competing and who have the intelligence, dedication and attitude to take the crown.”

Here’s The Top 26 Miss South Africa Semi-Finalists

  • Nompumelelo Mampholo – Diepkloof, Soweto, Gauteng
  • Ntombikayise Msimango – Springs, Gauteng
  • Odirile Sepeng – Mabopane, Pretoria, Gauteng
  • Olin-Shae de la Cruz – Claremont, Cape Town, Western Cape
  • Boipelo Mabe – Alexandra, Gauteng
  • Callie-Jo Bouman – Bellville, Cape Town, Western Cape
  • Shenai Bridglall – Port Shepstone, Kwa Zulu Natal
  • Tshegofatso Monggae – Dobsonville, Soweto, Gauteng
  • Yuta Raubenheimer – Kameeldrift, Pretoria, Gauteng
  • Zozibini Tunzi – East London/Tsolo, Eastern Cape
  • Chante Holloway – Atlantis, Western Cape
  • Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters – Sedgefield, Western Cape
  • Devoney Crossman – Greenstone, Johannesburg, Gauteng
  • Iman Mkwanazi – Lenasia, Gauteng
  • Jessica Tovey – Randparkridge, Johannesburg, Gauteng
  • Kayla Malherbe – Mtunzini, Kwa Zulu Natal
  • Keipeile Dintoe – Saulsville, Pretoria, Gauteng
  • Lou-Marie Taljaard – Bellville, Cape Town, Western Cape
  • Adè van Heerden – Herold’s Bay, Western Cape
  • Michelle Kruger – Witbank, Mpumalanga
  • Milanie Cilliers – Mokopane, Limpopo
  • Nicole van Niekerk – Môregloed, Pretoria, Gauteng
  • Priyeshka Lutchman – Yellowwood Park, Durban, Kwa Zulu Natal
  • Saskia Wagner – Honeydew, Gauteng
  • Shané Naidoo – Benoni, Gauteng
  • Shelbe Pretorius – Pinehaven, Krugersdorp, Gauteng

Aside from the crown, Miss South Africa 2017 will receive R1-million in cash from sponsors Sun International and Cell C as well as other prizes. In addition, she will automatically become the spokesperson for the Cell C Take a Girl Child to Work Day initiative.

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