The official list of the top 30 contestants for Miss South Africa 2022 has been revealed
Miss South Africa organization announced on Monday the top 30 contestants who will compete in the prestigious pageant.
The pageant will be hosting hopefuls which include an estate agent, a veterinarian, a few models, a corporate lawyer, a forensic science graduate, some law students as well as teachers and entrepreneurs.
The list consists of an interestingly diverse group of young women, with five contestants come from the Western Cape, Eastern Cape represented by three ladies, while Gauteng leads the pack with thirteen participants.
KwaZulu-Natal is represented by four ladies, while the Northwest and Free State each bring two ladies and there is one contestant from Limpopo.
Top 30 list:
- Alyssa Smith (24), Maritzburg – KwaZulu Natal
- Ayanda Thabethe (22), Maritzburg – Kwa Zulu Natal
- Anarzade Omar (23), Johannesburg, Gauteng
- Ayanda Tloti (24), Sterspruit – Eastern Cape
- Bethany Damonse (24), Gqeberha – Eastern Cape
- Bianca Bezuidenhout (23), Cape Town – Western Cape
- Chuma Matsaluka (24), Cape Town – Western Cape
- Boniswa Mapisa (27), Alberton Gauteng
- Itumeleng Parage (22), Soweto – Gauteng
- Fortunate Mabeleng (25), Portchefstroom – Free State
- Keaoleboga Nkashe (26), Itsoseng – North West
- Lehlogonolo Machaba (25), Oskraal – North West
- Lebogang Mahlangu (26), Soshanguve – Pretoria
- Lisanne Lazarus (26), Durban Kwa Zulu Natal
- Luve’ Meyer (25), Cape Town – Western Cape
- Luyanda Zuma (20), Maritzburg – Kwa Zulu Natal
- Shevon Pereira (25), Johannesburg – Gauteng
- Pearl Ntsheni (25), Mamelodi – Gauteng
- Nthabiseng Kgasi (26), Soweto – Gauteng
- Nompumelelo Mampholo (26), Soweto – Gauteng
- Ndavi Nokeri (23), Tzaneen – Limpopo
- Naledi Matabane (26), Tembisa – Gauteng
- Mphoentle Plaatjie (25), Vereeniging – Gauteng
- Misqah Snyders (26), Johannesburg – Gauteng
- Stacy Gossayn (25), Viljoenskroon – Free State
- Tamsyn Jack (25), Somerset West – Western Cape
- Thulani Ndzotyana (24) Gqeberha – Eastern Cape
- Tlotlo Mabiletsa (27), Mafikeng – North West
- Tyhler Duimpies (23), Beufort West – Western Cape
- Zoey Seboe (22), Midrand – Gauteng
The judges’ panel will include former Miss SA (2015) Liesl Laurie – Mthombeni, body-positive activist Tracey Lee Lusty Horwitz, and businesswoman – Koo Govender.
Fashion designer and businesswoman, Kgosi Nkosi, is also on the judging panel, alongside award-winning editor Makhosazana Zwane – Siguqa, actor Simone Nortmann, and TV personality Thando Thabethe.