Nomzamo Mbatha makes moves as she bags hosting gig for Miss SA finale

Nomzamo Mbatha makes moves as she bags hosting gig for Miss SA finale

- Nomzamo Mbatha has been announced as the host for the finale of the Miss South Africa pageant that is scheduled to be held in Cape Town

- The local star has been making moves overseas but has shown she's still invested in events happening back home and tweeps are excited

- MNet and MzansiMagic will be broadcasting the show, which will also be streamed internationally, on 24 October

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One of Mzansi's favourite stars will be hosting one of Mzansi's most famous events. Nomzamo Mbatha has been officially announced as the host for the finale of the Miss South Africa 2020 pageant.

The event is scheduled to be broadcast live from Table Bay in Cape Town on 24 October. MNet and MzansiMagic will televise the finale live and it will also be streamed internationally.

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Loyal fans have been waiting for this kind of news since Mbatha moved over to Los Angeles, but Nomzamo clearly hasn't forgotten her roots. She will be taking over the hosting spot from Bonang Matheba, who had the gig in 2018 and 2019.

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Nomzamo keeps making career moves. Image: Nomzamo Mbatha/Getty Images Source: Getty Images
Source: Getty Images

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The event is said to be focused on empowering young women, which is something Nomzamo has been vocal about in her personal capacity as well as through her responsibilities as a UN ambassador.

The contestant who takes home first prize and the title of Miss SA will also be given endorsement deals and sponsorships in excess of R3 million.

The Chief Executive Officer of the Miss South Africa organisation, Stephanie Weil, said:

"We are passionate about celebrating young women and believe that Nomzamo, with all she has achieved, is a perfect fit to host the pageant and an inspiration to all."

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And she's not the only one excited to see Nomzamo host the event. Tweeps posted their excitement at hearing the news too:

@lindokuhle0729: I'm looking forward to this day. It's going to be exciting"
@theerejoice :"She has very big shoes to fill. Congratulations Zamo."

In other boss babe news, recently reported on DJ Zinhle's celebrity friends supporting her new gig as the CEO of Boulevard Rosé.

DJ Zinhle's new role as CEO of sparkling wine brand Boulevard Rosé was just announced and she received support from every corner of the internet, including some of Mzansi's favourite celebs.

Somizi, Boity and Pearl Thusi are just some of the celebrities who posted support and congratulations for DJ Zinhle. Cassper Nyovest and Lalla Hirayama both posted on Twitter whilst other stars chose to use Instagram for their messages.

All the famous friends showed how proud they were of DJ Zinhle as they took to social media. They all congratulated the DJ and were quick to mention how Zinhle's success was very much deserved.

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