24 year old Shudufhadzo Musida was crowned Miss South Africa 2020 on Friday in a plush pageant finale at the Table Bay Hotel, Cape Town, with a 2-hour live broadcast being simulcast on M-Net and Mzansi Magic. The pageant was also televised live on YouTube to audiences around the world.
She took the crown from Zozibini Tunzi.
Musida, who comes from Ha-Masia in Limpopo; has a Bachelor of Social Sciences in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Pretoria. She is currently doing her BA Honours in International Relations at the University of Witwatersrand.
She will receive R1 million in cash as well as a further R2 million worth of sponsorship and prizes, including the use of a luxury Sandton apartment and a Mercedes-Benz cabriolet for a year.
Thato Mosehle came in as the first runner-up, followed by the third position Natasha Joubert. The winner and runner-ups of Miss South Africa will represent South Africa at Miss Universe, Miss World 2021, and Miss Supranational