Miss South Africa Zozibini Tunzi who hails from the Eastern Cape has won the Miss Universe 2019 competition. Puerto Rico’s Madison Anderson took first princess, and Mexico’s Sofia Aragón second.
Catriona Gray from the Philippiness crowned her successor at the Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta, Georgia in the United States.
89 women from around the world took part in the competition.
Watch: Today South Africa ?? stands tall once again as @ZoziTunzi makes history by capturing #MissUniverse2019 . This is a moment that we should never take for granted as it’s a victory for Africans across the globe. Thank you for representing us with such grace & distinction! pic.twitter.com/tSEpO30Qws
— Min. Nathi Mthethwa (@NathiMthethwaSA) December 9, 2019
Making a statement… This is Miss Universe South Africa.#MissUniverse2019 LIVE on @FOXtv. Airing in Spanish on @Telemundo. pic.twitter.com/FWpqb0517w
— Miss Universe (@MissUniverse) December 9, 2019