Mixed reactions as Zama Khumalo wins Idols SA season 16

Zama Khumalo cried tears of joy as Proverb announced that she had sang her way to becoming the winner of Idols SA season 16 


This crowning of the 19-year-old  comes after weeks of performing on stage and 180 million votes cast this season.

She thanked South Africans for voting her.


Khumalo doesn’t just win the title of best singer but she walks away with R1 million, a recording deal from Kalawa Jazmee, R150,000 worth of the latest Samsung products, the new Toyota Starlet 1.4, R100,000 worth of fashion from Truworths, a Kymco Xciting 400 scooter worth R120,000 and R80,000 worth of musical instruments from Yamaha.

People have reacted with happiness and excitement on social media:


Congratulations to the star!

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