Zozibini Tunzi has been crowned Miss Universe and once again, our country has been ushered onto the winner’s podium, something we are starting to get used to.

The moment Zozibini Tunzi was crowned Miss Universe

The Miss Universe pageant took place at the Tyler Perry Studios, in Atlanta, Georgia, US, in the early hours of Monday morning (Central African Time).

It was always going to be a tough outing for Zozibini Tunzi. She was up against the rest of the world. However, her enchanting aura, the direction she took in responding to the questions, and the level of confidence she upheld throughout was enough convincing from the panel’s perspective.

Tunzi issues her first statement after winning

In her first statement since she was crowned Miss Universe, Zozibini Tunzi dedicated her pageant victory to “every little girl who witnessed this moment.”

In a tweet, the universal pageant queen reflected on what has been a momentous few months.

Celebs and politicians rally behind the pageant queen

Zozibini Tunzi and Miss Universe have mounted the top trends list on Monday, with millions of tweeps congratulating her from all around the world.

Our celebrities and politicians chimed in too. This is just some of the picks we came across, including a nod from Oprah Wifrey and Trevor Noah.


Presh JM Reporter

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