Lalela Mswane crowned Miss SA 2021

Lalela Mswane has been officially crowned Miss South Africa 2021 on 16 October at the Grand Arena, GrandWest in Cape Town.

The 24-year-old from KwaZulu-Natal is a model and dancer and holds a Bachelor of Law qualification from the University of Pretoria.

She receives R1 million in cash, the use of a fully-furnished apartment at Central Square Sandton, and a Mercedes Benz C-Class sedan for the year of her reign.

The Miss South Africa live show featured top local artists, including the Ndlovu Youth Choir, Ntokozo Mbambo and Zakes Bantwini.

Lalela describes herself as graceful, tenacious, and meticulous and says she would love to meet the Minister of Employment and Labour, Thulas Nxesi, to discuss ways of alleviating the growing unemployment problem.

As the country’s newest Miss SA, Mswane is also Mzansi’s newest millionaire.

See some of the pictures taken at her crowning: