Miss South Africa 2016 will be crowned at Carnival City on Saturday and the winner stands to win prizes in excess of R2-million. The bouquet of prizes makes the pageant one of the richest beauty competitions in the world.
The winner – to be crowned at a dazzling ceremony to be held at Carnival City on Saturday – will receive cash, a car, a luxury skiing holiday and products together valued at more than R2 million. She also gets thousands of rands in cash and study bursaries to award to South Africans that she meets during her reign.
The Miss SA 2016 prize winner’s package includes:
Nissan Juke 1.6 DIG-T Tekna with sunroof and navigation
Dreams (Songhai Travel): 7 night super deluxe ski package
Sun International & Cell C: Cash prize
Sprout: Non-invasive treatments
Exclusive Dry Cleaners: Dry cleaning services
Soviet: Cash and gift vouchers
Jack Friedman: Jewellery and other
Stuttafords: Apparel and perfume
Discovery: Premiums for medical and vehicle insurance
Europa Art Shoes: Footwear
Hair Silk: Hair extensions
L’Oréal: L’Oréal or Mizani products
Microsoft: Microsoft 650, Microsoft 950 display dock, Lenovo tablet
Norman Cahi: Dental treatments
Professional Impressions: Personal and image branding workshops
Smashbox: Make-up and lessons
SAA: 50 domestic business class tickets, two international business class tickets and access to domestic and international sponsor’s lounges when travelling
Cell C: An LTE router with 200GB of data as well as a two year infinity contract with unlimited calls, SMSs and 240GB of data
Cell C and Sun International is also giving the winner access to R200 000 to spend on random acts of kindness during her reign.
Varsity College has donated one full scholarship valued at R240 000 for Miss South Africa to award to a deserving prospective student and 10 bursaries for R20 000 for female adult learners to study part time.
Catch all the glamour and excitement live from Carnival City as 12 of the country’s most talented and beautiful women compete to be crowned Miss South Africa 2016.
The line-up includes Prime Circle, MiCasa, Monique Bingham, Sketchy Bongo and Shekhinah who will entertain the live audience as well the thousands of TV viewers watching the broadcast on M-Net (DStv channel 101) and Mzansi Magic (DStv channel 161) from 17h00 until 19h00.
The 12 women who are in competition to be named Miss South Africa 2016 are: Elizabeth Molapo (Bloemfontein, Free State); Felicia Muwayi (Nelspruit, Mpumalanga); Luyolo Mngonyama (Umtata, Eastern Cape); Marciel Hopkins (Paarl, Western Cape); Mikaela Oosthuizen (Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape); Ntandoyenkosi Kunene (Mkhondo, Mpumalanga); Reabetswe Sechoaro (Pretoria East, Gauteng); Ronette Chambers (Cape Town, Western Cape); Sarah Botes (Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng); Schané Venter (Alberton, Gauteng); Sharon-Rose Khumalo (Pretoria, Gauteng) and Tayla Skye Robinson (Roodepoort, Gauteng).
Miss South Africa is presented by Sun International and sponsored by Cell C.