LIVE UPDATES: Miss SA 2018 kicks off with dancing holograms

Cape Town - The 2018 Miss South Africa pageant promises to be a glittering affair to remember.

Watch the Miss South Africa pageant at 17:00 on M-Net (DStv 101) and Mzansi Magic (DStv 161) on Sunday.

Follow live coverage of the event right here:

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Bonang looking flawless in red!



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What!? We're seeing triple with holograms tonight!



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Miss South Africa pageant 2018 kicks off!


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Former Miss SA and Miss Wold Rolene Strauss arrives on the Miss SA 2018 red carpet



  

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Melinda Bam and Adriaan Bergh arrive at the Miss SA 2018 pageant.



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WHO ARE YOUR TOP 12?

The top 12 come from six of the country's nine provinces - five from Gauteng, two from KwaZulu Natal and the Eastern Cape respectively and one each from the Free State, Mpumalanga, and the Western Cape.

HERE THEY ARE IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER

Margo Fargo, Thandokazi Mfundisi, Tamarin Bensch


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WHO ARE THE JUDGES? 


The judging panel will include Anele Mdoda, Khaya Dlanga, Khanyi Dhlomo, Janez Vermeiren, Michelle van Breda, Siba Mtongana and Rolene Strauss.

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WHAT WILL MISS SOUTH AFRICA WIN?


Not only will the competition celebrate its 60th Anniversary Diamond Jubilee in grand style, but the winner will walk away with a prize package of more than R3 million, the largest in the history of the event.

The bouquet of prizes that Miss South Africa 2018 will receive makes the pageant one of the richest beauty competitions in the world.

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Miss South Africa Finalists