Beauty with Brains, our very own Thando Lamula-Shirinda was crowned Mrs. Africa last week Saturday the 2nd of November 2019.
She will now be representing Africa at the United Nation International pageant in Canada in August 2020.
During the pageant week Mrs Africa won Best Contests Gift, Best Sponsor Support, Best 60s Outfit and Most Inspirational.
During the crowning ceremony she was awarded with the Best Interview and the Best Portfolio.
“I am humbled and over the moon. My gratitude goes to Africa Pageants for believing in me. I am thankful to my personal sponsors and my fans. But most importantly no words can express how lucky i am to have a great support system like my family and friends.” she said.
Mrs Africa said that she and her two coaches Luzanne Heunis and her daughter Charne worked really hard to ensure that her public appearance was always at high standard.
She says she has big shoes to fill as her successor and mentor Mrs Reinette Herbst Hoshoff is one of a kind. “Reinette inspires me in many ways and I look up to her”
Mrs Africa constantly thanks the CEO of Africa Pageants Mrs Carolyn Baldwin Botha for being a significant driving force in her life. “Aunty Cal has given me a lifetime opportunity and I shall forever remain appreciative of her”
“to all my fans who have voted for me, I am the Face of Africa 1st Princess. Thank you for all of your votes”