Zozibini Tunzi was the longest reigning Miss Universe ever

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Zozibini Tunzi is a South African model who won Miss South Africa in 2019 and entered for Miss Universe. Her name Zozibini Tunzi will never be forgotten in the history of Miss Universe because she is the longest reigning Miss Universe.

She made a record of 465 days, in 2019 she became third woman from South Africa to take the crown and the first black woman to be crowned Miss Universe also from South Africa since 2011.

17 months, which is 465 days is the longest to reign among all Miss Universe tittle holders. She was crowned by the Philippines Catriona Gray in Atlanta Georgia at the United States on December.

She holds one degree and a National Diploma, she is a qualified IT specialist after obtaining the National Diploma in Technology at Cape Penisula University of Technology. She was born on September 18 1993, which makes her 28 years of age this year.

She was born and bred in Eastern Cape, Tsolo village South Africa. She has also contested for Miss South Africa in 2017 and she was urprise, she came back in 2019 when she won Miss South Africa and Universe.

She also holds her Bachelor of Technology graduate degree in public relations management. She out did herself in 2019 when she answered on of the questions about how to empower women.

She said the main thing that should be done is to help women to take up space and be able to lead because many women lack leadership and,

It is not because women don't want to but because it is the way they have been labelled along time ago buy the society and said everybody should change their narratives about women and let them lead.

After being Miss Universe she has visited many orphanages and helped the less fortunate. She has also been an inspiration to many people including her close friend Thato Mosehle who was competing for Miss South Africa 2020.

When Thato Mosehle won Miss Supranational South Africa in 2020 became close to Miss Zozi and more before winning Miss Supranational pageant 2021, Thato said she is inspired by Zozi and she loves how she mentores her.

Source: www.Mgosi.com

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