Zozibini Tunzi from South Africa won the Miss Universe competition on Sunday 2019, becoming the first black woman to win since 2011, when Leila Lopes, from Angola, took the title.
Tsolo native Zozibini Tunzi, 26, is the third South African woman to succeed in the history of this competition. Winning over the public and the jury with her ideas against racism and machismo, she won the Sunday evening gala in Atlanta, United States.
To reach the title of the 68th edition of the contest, South Africa surpassed competitors from 89 other countries.
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