SA’s 50 most influential young people [part 1]

As we celebrate youth month, it is important not only to highlight our history as a nation and where we come from, but also to celebrate the young people who are currently doing well for themselves. Below is a list of SA’s 50 most Influential young people [part 1]

1. Zozibini Tunzi (Miss Universe)

Zozibini Tunzi pens heartfelt message to Miss USA, Miss Teen USA

From a village in the Eastern Cape to queen of the universe – Zozibini Tunzi’s road to success may seem sudden, but the beauty queen has been working toward this moment for years.

After winning the Miss Universe crown, an old post she shared in 2012 resurfaced on social media.

“One day is one day,” it reads. Attached to that is a picture of a former Miss World winner being crowned.

Okay, so she did not win the Miss World crown, but she managed to score a title that’s just as big.