'The enormity of Zozibini's win can't be underestimated, representation matters'

Miss South Africa Zozibini Tunzi is the fairest of them all after she was crowned Miss Universe 2019.

Hosted at Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta, USA, with Steve Harvey as host, the pageant saw young women from 90 countries compete for the coveted prize.

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Bongani Bingwa chats to broadcaster Doreen Morris on the significance of Tunzi's crowning glory.

The enormity of Zozibini's win cannot be underestimated, representation matters. The transformation of an international brand like Miss Universe is so important. The win not only says that your dreams are not only valid, they are possible.

Doreen Morris, Broadcaster

The win shows that beauty queens are not just one dimensional, they are strong, powerful and multitalented, Morris adds.

Listen below to the full conversation:


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