LIVE UPDATES: We're down to the final 2 on Miss SA


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.

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18:46

The final two now have to answer one final question before Miss South Africa 2018 announced.


18:39

Our very first Miss Universe South Africa is Tamaryn Green!




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And our very first Miss World South Africa is Thulisa Keyi!



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18:32

Here are your top 5 once again:









18:27

Rolene Strauss talks about what makes a good Miss World.



18:25

Our reigning Miss Universe Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters joins Bonang on stage.

She looks spectacular in a black gown!




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18:20

Time for question and answer session.

Thandokazi is up first.



18:11

Your top 5

Thandokazi Mfundisi

Karishma Ramdev

Noxolo Ndebele

Tamaryn Green

Thulisa Keyi



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18:06

ICYMI:





18:04

The top 12 are back on stage wearing very special gowns, alongside Lady Zamar.



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17:53

Nádine performs alongside 40 former Miss South Africa winners!



17:48

Time for a look backstage! The top 12 give us a look inside Bonang's dressing room.

Fabulous darling.

Of course, she has a mini champagne fountain!



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We're loving this slowmow camera effect too!



17:39

A BIG round of applause for Margo Fargo!




17:38

The top 12 are accompanied on stage by local band, GoodLuck.




17:38

Our top 12 are looks gorgeous in their swimsuits by Bamshell!


17:35

The swimsuit section is coming up next!





17:32

It's going down, right here!





17:28

DJ Zinhle on decks with Tamara Dey performing the smash-hit Colours.

Yaaas, we're on our feet!



17:26

Tamarin G is our Speed Queen for 2018! Well done. 




17:26

Who is watching with Jo-Ann?




17:25

Nothing but love for Queen B!



17:22

DJ Zinhle and Kairo are also here! Yaaaaay!





17:20

Top 12 are wearing looks from Melinda Bam's own swimsuit collection Bamshell. 




17:19


Denise Zimba and Zavion looking gorgeous in the front row!

We at Channel24 love Wedding Bashers. Yaaaay! 



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17:10

Bonang looking flawless in red!



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17:04

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



17:03

Miss South Africa pageant 2018 kicks off!


16:13

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



  

16:12

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.

READ MORE HERE


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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.

READ MORE HERE

Miss South Africa Finalists