Social media is abuzz with the news that the Miss SA 2020 top 10 finalists have been revealed. The hashtag #MissSA2020 was trending with tweeps celebrating their favourite finalists.
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The 62nd Miss South Africa will take place on 24 October and will be screened live on M-Net and Mzansi Magic.
This will see one of the top 10 hopefuls taking the crown from current Miss South Africa Sasha Lee Olivier.
This is what went down on Twitter as people chose their favourites:
Shudufhadzo Musida (23)
The 23-year-old beauty from Ha-Masia in Limpopo holds a Bachelor of Social Sciences in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Pretoria.
She is currently doing a BA Honours in International Relations at the University of Witwatersrand.
Melissa Nayimuli (24)
Melissa Nayimuli, 24, works as an account manager for a marketing agency in Sunninghill, Joburg.
The beauty, who hails from Butterworth in the Eastern Cape, has a BA in Motion Picture Medium from AFDA and majored in television writing.
Thato Mosehle (25)
Thato Mosehle is a 25-year-old medical doctor from Klerksdorp in the North West. She is currently completing her internship with the aim of becoming an anaesthesiologist.
Lebogang Mahlangu (24)
Lebogang Mahlangu, 24, hails from Soshanguve, Gauteng. She is a food scientist working in research and development for a large multi-national company.
The aspiring Miss SA 2020 is also a social entrepreneur and owns a community bakery in Soshanguve.
Aphelele Mbiyo (24)
The 24-year-old was born in Mthata and raised in Port Elizabeth but currently lives in Lonehill, Johannesburg.
She graduated with a BA in Integrated Marketing Communications.
Karishma Ramdev (25)
Karishma Ramdev, 25, comes from Chatsworth in KwaZulu-Natal. However, she now resides in Johannesburg where she is a qualified medical doctor working at the Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital.
Busisiwe Mmotla (27)
Mmotla, 27, lives in Soweto and is a senior & FET phase teacher who graduated with a Bachelor of Education degree in 2017.
She is currently studying towards a Diploma in Personal Training at Trifocus Fitness Academy with the goal of becoming a wellness coach.
Jordan van der Vyver (24)
The 24-year-old comes from Greenpoint in Cape Town. She is an international model who usually spends six months a year working in the United States.
Chantelle Pretorius (24)
Chantelle Pretorius is 24 and from Tshwane, Gauteng. She is a full-time model and spends six to nine months a year working in Europe.
Pretorius is also working towards obtaining her B.Com Business Management degree through Unisa.
She holds a diploma in nutrition from The Blackford Centre in the UK.
Natasha Joubert (23)
The 23-year-old from Centurion, Tshwane, Gauteng is a public relations officer at RFJ Inc. Attorneys and founder and owner of Natalia Jefferys (Pty) Ltd, Miss SA reported.
She is a B.Com Marketing Management graduate from Boston City Campus.
Earlier, Briefly.co.za reported that two of the Miss South Africa finalists, Thato Thelma Mosehle and Karishma Ramdev, are proving that one can have both brains and beauty.
Apart from having both the looks and the smarts, Mosehle and Ramdev are using their skills to save lives during this pandemic.
The stunning ladies both work in the healthcare sector and are risking their lives daily to fight the coronavirus on the frontlines.
In other news, Briefly.co.za reported that technology is really giving people too much power. A South African used her time to alter a couple of photos of Julius Malema, Jacob Zuma, Trevor Noah and President Cyril Ramaphosa.
The person used a gender swap app that gives men an idea of how they would look as women and vice versa. A social media user, @girl_kaybee, posted altered photos of uBaba, Juju, Ramaphosa and Trevor Noah on Twitter earlier this week.
She captioned the post:
"They're beautiful though."
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