Ms Nobenguni Cherry Vuma from Mamelodi East extension 7, phase four made it to the Ms South Africa semi-finalist.
Ms Vuma said what inspired her to enter was that she wanted to be a woman that other women can relate to, feel inspired, and motivated.
“In addition, I wanted to positively impact our kids and advocate for victims of GBV and support programs on child-headed homes,” she said.
Ms Vuma said she is honored, grateful and that it is by God’s grace that an ordinary person like herself from the dusty roads of phase four gets to be nominated Ms SA 2021 semi-finalist.
“I’m living proof that nothing is impossible #black child your dreams are valid,” she said.