Local celeb Somizi and make-up brand Black Opal South Africa announced that he will be the new South African ambassador for the brand. Somizi is the first man to have been given this honour.
For a while now Somizi has been teasing fans about a big announcement and Tuesday the star finally revealed the big secret.
He will be the new face of famous make-up brand Black Opal SA. He said that this is a really iconic moment for him.
Somizi shared the wonderful news with his followers on Instagram.
Ladies and gentlemen I’m honored to announce the face of @blackopalsa The first male to represent a make up brand. #blkopalxsomizi when God shows up. He shows off.
He also shared a photo of himself with the make-up products.
Black Opal SA shared their news on social media as well. It seems they loved this particular photo of Somizi:
Social media didn't take long to be buzzing with congratulations for the cheeky star.
Somizi shared a news headline on Instagram:
Somizi's role as the face of a make-up brand is seen as a ground-breaking event not only for Somizi, but for the South African cosmetic world as well.
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