Miss Mrs Africa UK/IE

Contestants

Finalists Listed Alphabetically

Mrs Contestants

Aadila Bobat

I am Aadila Bobat, 44 years old from Durban, Kwazulu-Natal. I am a fitness trainer, who is passionate about uplifting our community, by improving the health and well-being, of those around me. I had six kids with my spouse Bilal, but unfortunately our twin boys are no more. Due to my personal experience, I have a special place in my heart for ill babies, especially those in Neonatal ICU, and children who suffer from Autism. Bilal and I have been married for twenty-five years. In my spare time, I spend quality time with my family, play with our pets, and coffee with my friends. I also love travelling. I am #Everywoman because despite all my hardships, I’ve never given up. I know I am extraordinary and destined for so much more.

Anita Momberg

I am Anita Momberg. I am 44 years old and live in Zevenwacht, Western Cape. I have a passion for property, I am a serial entrepreneur and hold a MPRE qualification. I currently run my own real estate and bond origination businesses. I have 4 precious children with my phenomenal spouse Sean, to whom I have been married for 20 years. In my spare time, I am a keen golfer and love to put my DIY skills to the test. I am #EveryWoman because I am passionate about creating brighter futures and championing the rights of vulnerable children, ensuring that each child receives love, support, and the stability they deserve. Through our foster journey, I want to advocate for systematic changes, raise awareness and provide resources to empower foster families and improve the foster care system.

Berlina Lekgethwane

I am Berlina Lekgethwane. I am 35 years old. I was born in the rural areas of Ramokokastad and Manamakgoteng and currently live in Mafikeng in the North West Province. I work full-time for the government, as a manager of media and communications. I hold a bachelor’s degree in communications, Honors in the Social sciences Psychology, and I am currently enrolled studying final year Master’s in Public Administration. I have two kids with my spouse, Tebogo Lekgethwane, after suffering infertility. We have been married for 6 years. In my spare time, I do modelling as a platform for community development that ignite further opportunities. I am passionate about helping other with skills to thrive, I mentor at matric and university students & businesses. I am a motivational speaker mostly at rural level. This makes me #EveryWoman

Caitlin Chetty

I am Caitlin Chetty and I am 33 years old. I am from Knysna, Western Cape, but currently live in Benoni, Gauteng. I have my National Diploma in Civil Engineering and work as a Short-Term Insurance Underwriter. I am a qualified Dance Instructor and teach ballet part-time to adults and children. My husband, Craig, and I have been married for 9.5 years. In my spare time, I enjoy the company of my loved ones, instructing stretch classes and creating bespoke handmade gifts for my business, The Meraki Touch. I am #EveryWoman because my background, multifaceted experiences and vibrant culture has moulded me into a mosaic of diversity.

Carlien Van Rensburg

I am Carlien van Rensburg. I am 31 years old and live in Cape Town, in the Western Cape. I am a medical doctor, currently working as a GP. I obtained my MBChB degree at the University of Pretoria. My spouse is Carlyle van Rensburg, to whom I have been married for one year. In my spare time, hiking and running are some of my favourite activities and I am always keen for an adventure. I am #EveryWoman because I believe that my story and perspective can contribute to the collective tapestry of womanhood by inspiring and uplifting those around me.

Dawn Arendse

I am Dawn Arendse. I am 50 years old and live in Paarl, Western Cape. I am a qualified teacher who, after a decade, ventured into the business world. I’m currently a business owner and property practitioner. I have 3 kids with my spouse Lyndon, to whom I have been married for 27 years. In my spare time, I like to read, keep fit and spend as much time as possible making memories with my loved ones. I am #EveryWoman because I am a strong woman, made of grit and grace!

Deliwe Selepe

I am Deliwe Selepe, a 30-year-old from the beautiful Vaal Triangle, currently residing in the City of Gold Johannesburg, Gauteng. I am a Media Specialist and a Yoga Instructor who is passionate about healing through slow body movement. I have 2 children with the love of my life Nkululeko Selepe, to whom I have been married for 4 years. My spare time is spent with my family, either watching a good movie with popcorn or making pancakes on a Saturday morning. I also enjoy a good book and lots of yoga. I am #EveryWoman because of the role I play in society. I am a wife, a mother, a sister, a friend, a daughter, a corporate girl, and I play these roles with diligence. I, like every woman am smart, strong, soft, loving, and caring.

Emeldah Mnisi

I am Emeldah Mnisi. I am 38 years old, and I live in Emalahleni, Mpumalanga. I am a qualified Medical Technician, an essential part as a backbone in medical diagnostics. I have 3 kids with my spouse, Vusi Mnisi to whom I have been married for 2 years. In my spare time, I like to work out, and I enjoy my couch and TV remote. I am #EveryWoman because I’m a tenacious, strong, intentional, present beautiful woman.

Ephy Mathebula

I am Ephy Mathebula. I am 41 years old and live in Lephalale, Limpopo. I am the Chief Audit Executive for Lephalale Local Municipality. I am a Qualified Internal Auditor with an extensive experience of over 18 years. I have three kids with my spouse Rhulani, to whom I have been married for 16 years. In my spare time, I like to read motivational books, play games with my kids and hubby, manage my two businesses – a student residence and Ephymath Beauty Studio. I am #EveryWoman because I am gorgeous, empowered, unstoppable, go-getter, fearless, influential, conqueror and a warrior that touches lives and empower others.

Kwena Mangena

I am Kwena Mangena, a 43-year-old mother of 3 daughters and a wife of 16 years to Setobane. I live in Meyersdal, Johannesburg. I’m an analytical, logical person and have harnessed my skills into being a passionate woman in tech. I currently work as an IT Technical Lead in the banking sector and have previously worked as an analytical chemist. Leisurely, I enjoy gardening, researching interesting topics and reading intriguing books. I am #EveryWoman because I empower and inform the youth about IT careers and the opportunities it offers, both now and in the future.

Lebogang Masekela

I am Lebogang Masekela. I am 40 years old and live in Centurion, Pretoria. I’m a medical doctor, nutritionist, and a holistic wellness coach. I teach people how to take care of their bodies, elevate their minds and feed their spirits, at my private practice, Dr Lebogang’s Nutrition & Wellness. I’m also a senior medical officer at the OPD in Pholosong District Hospital. I’m in my second marriage and have a blended family with my husband, Morwangwako Mokgawa. We’ve been married for five years, and we have four kids together. In my spare time, I feed my spirit by modeling for ACE Models JHB North. I am #EveryWoman because I believe that any woman can relate to my story and see a part of themself in my life’s journey.

Lemé Van Der Walt

I am Lemé van Der Walt. I’m 31 years young and live in Pretoria, Gauteng. I have been married for 7 years to my spouse Julius, and we have 2 beautiful kids, aged 4 and 6. I am a Singer, and have a variety of experience in performing, music videos, production, and advertisement. I like to spend my spare time, with family in the bushveld. I love to travel and explore with different food. I am #EveryWoman because I have a lot of love for the diversity and beauty of various cultures in our country and abroad. I have seen the good and bad of this life, and I have overcome a lot of life challenges, including a life-threatening crime, without giving up. I believe that my story will serve as an inspiration to the people of our beautiful country, South Africa.

Lesego Nkuna

I am, Lesego Nkuna, 38 years old proverbial Pitoli girl, born and bred in Mamelodi, currently living in Hartbeespoort, Northwest Province. I am a transitioned IT girl and with a B com (Finance and Economics), Project Management certificate, MAP and currently a candidate for a Masters, MMENVC from Wits Business School. I have 3 kids with my spouse Aubrey Nkuna, to whom I have been married for two years, and have a beautiful, blended family. This is where my passion and advocacy for Positive co-parenting stems from. In my spare time, I watch movies, I love to read (even formed an NGO focusing on literacy), I am a soccer mom and I love to relax and thus my obsession with spas. I am #EveryWoman because I am the ‘comeback kid’, who is happy to share her life lessons on failure, losing it all and to coming back from it.

Marissa Burness

I am Marissa Burness. I am 40 years old and live in Edenvale, Gauteng. I am an accountant, tax practitioner and business coach. I own the Tax Shop Bedfordview and have a B Com degree. I have 2 boys with my spouse Keith, to whom I have been married for 12 years. In my spare time, I like to train my German Shepherds, tend to our birds, and spend quality time with my family. I am #EveryWoman because am a proudly South African mom, wife and entrepreneur that has a passion for creating and growing women in business and doing philanthropy work.

Nadine Van Der Wateren

I am Nadine Van Der Wateren. I am 47 years old and live in Muldersdrift, Gauteng. I have a degree in Political Science and master’s in strategic Change Management. I am passionate about creating tactical solutions, in healthcare and connecting with leaders, in meaningful relationships to inspire others to create better outcomes. I have one son with my spouse Joe, to whom I have been married for 18 years. In my spare time, I like to apply my hand to my organic skincare range, inspire youth to hold onto hope, writing educational children’s stories with meaningful messages impacting their identity. I also have ferocious focus concerning righteousness for human trafficked victims. I am #EveryWoman because I believe that there is not a hopeless situation only people who are left hopeless.

Nekisha Lupke

My name is Nekisha Lupke. I am 31 years old, and I live in Centurion Gauteng. I am an Educator, online ESL specialist coach and Entrepreneur. I have four kids with my spouse Delon Lupke to whom I have been married for five years. In my spare time, I enjoy creating inspirational YouTube videos, hosting woman empowerment events, spending time with my family and reading. I am #EveryWoman because I have imperfections that I have chose to accept and grow through.

Nelisiwe Nhlapo

I am Nelisiwe Nhlapo. I am 32 years old and live in Fourways, Gauteng. I am an Engineer by profession and currently assume the demanding role of Project Manager in one of the major state entities. I am also a Certified Executive Coach and a businesswoman with a master’s degree in Engineering Management. I have 3 kids with my spouse Sibusiso Nhlapo, to whom I have been married for 8 years. In my spare time, I like to gym, read, and host events and give talks on women empowerment through my organization called ‘Empowered Women in Conversation’ which champions thought provoking conversations for women advancement. I am #EveryWoman because I am fearless in the pursuit of my dreams, having been knocked down by life so many times but I continue to rise and pursue the best version of myself relentlessly so.

Noeline Rajbally

I am Noeline Rajbally, 47 years old and live in Durban, KwaZulu Natal. I am an Entrepreneur, Personal Empowerment and Mindfulness Coach. I am a proud parent of 3 wonderful children, cherishing a loving partnership with my spouse Rajesh Rajbally, for over 19 years. During my leisure hours, I find enjoyment in nature walks, yoga, quad biking, reading, self-care, meditation and journaling. With a passion for Empowering, Elevating and Educating women and children, I strive to make a positive impact on both professional and personal fronts, aiming to inspire and contribute to the world around me. I am #Everywoman because I am unique yet relatable, I choose to no longer be apologetic about my femininity!

Nokuthula Maduma

I am Nokuthula Maduma. I am 38 years old and live in Tshwane, Gauteng Province. I am a Manager at Umthombo Empowerment. I hold a Diploma in Public Relations: Events Management, currently completing my BA – Corporate Communication. I have 2 kids with my spouse Jabulani Maduma, to whom I have been married for 3 years. In my spare time, I like to do hiking, ziplining, quad biking, traveling and soon I will be ticking off bungee jumping from my bucket list. I am #EveryWoman because of my remarkable leadership qualities, including my advocacy for women empowerment, positive thinking, and the ability to focus on set goals and objectives.

Pearl Nikolic

I am Pearl Nikolic. I am 31 years old and live in Pretoria, Gauteng. I am a professional Actress & Model, and currently an Executive director at Batho le Kutlwano (NPO). I have 2 handsome boys, with my spouse, to whom I have been married for 6 years. In my spare time, I like to Travel around the world, play tennis, spend time at my adopted orphanage or/and cook my lungs out in my kitchen. I am #EveryWoman because I am an Ambassador of Christ, a real sisterhood advocate, with inspiring qualities of a virtuous woman.

Pondo Osuigwe

I am Pondo Osuigwe. I am 38 years old and live in Kempton Park, Gauteng. I am a full-time program manager, with over a decade of experience in the telecommunication industry. I am also an entrepreneur in the spaces of beauty spa and fashion design.I have a Master’s in Business Administration, Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management, National Diploma in Electrical Engineering, General Management Certificate, as well as Swedish Massage and Nail Technician Certificates.I have 3 kids with my spouse Udo, to whom I have been married for 10 years. In my spare time, I like to visit Dolly Day Care Centre to assist with cooking and feeding the needy and homeless. I love cooking and playing games with my family. I am #EveryWoman because I am authentic, I embrace my uniqueness and beauty.

Roshini Pakkiree

I am Roshini Pakkiree. I am 52 years old. I live in Louis Trichardt in the Limpopo Province. I am a Director of Thohoyandou Beer Distributors Pty Ltd. I am also a Director of RMS Transporters Pty Ltd. I am a founder of the Sanjit Train of Hope Foundation. I have a National Diploma in Policing. I have been awarded influential women 2021 and crowned most influential woman 2022. Crowned stunning Goddess 2022. I am a published Author of 3 books. I am married for 26 years to Mark Pakkiree, I did have an only child, who is now late. In my spare time I love to write and do motivational videos. I am# Everywoman because I am tenacious and resilient.

Roulene Bonthuys

I am Roulene Bonthuys. I am 28 years old and live in Middelburg, Mpumalanga. I have a Higher Certificate in Event Management and I am a full time mom. I have 2 kids with my spouse Jaco Bonthuys, to whom I have been married for 5 years. In my spare time, I like to read books, build puzzles and play family games with my family, I also love to paint and to do some other crafts. I am #EveryWoman because I need to prove to myself that I can be more than what I thought I can be.

Sheila Moagi

I am Sheila Moagi. I am 35 years old and live in Fourways, Gauteng. I am an Admitted Attorney of the High Court, who holds an LLB (Cum Laude), a Post Graduate Diploma in Public Administration and a bachelor’s degree in International Relations and Economic Studies. I have 2 amazing kids with my spouse Sam Moagi, to whom I have been married for 13 years. In my spare time, I like to travel experiencing different cultures and cuisines, as well as listening to good lounge music. I am #EveryWoman because “within me is the power to create, nurture and transform” – Dianne Mariechild

Terisa Hsu-Lee

My name is Terisa Hsu-Lee, I’m a 39 Year old South Africaneese Passion-preneur residing in Johannesburg, Gauteng. I hold a bachelor’s degree in Business Communication and a Postgraduate Diploma in Brand Contact Management. I am a qualified Personal Trainer, Pole Fitness Coach & Makeup Artist. I co-own Ever Beauty SA with my younger sister Angela. Our business is renowned for our magnetic lashes, colour foundations, and locally manufactured fragrances. I’m also an up and coming Producer & Director of my own Docu-reality series called, “Title to be confirmed”. Family is my passion, I have been married for 15 years and have 2 children, and 3 adopted fur-children. Community development, positive social media influence, art, fashion and personal growth resonates with my life motto of “GROW & GLOW.” I’m #EveryWoman because I have the natural ability to integrate and uplift other genders, races, cultures and women from all walks of life.

Thembi Magwaza

I am Thembi Magwaza. I am 37 years old and live in Umhlanga, Kwa-Zulu Natal. I currently lead an intentional life, that is realized through my upliftment work within communities that need it most. This work gives me a true sense of purpose and motivates me to be better than the sum of my yesterdays. I am married to Zo Magwaza for 17 years. We realized our union with a 13-year-old daughter named Yekelo. I truly respect my body as my temple and through pilates I have maintained a balance between mind and body. I am #EveryWoman because of my ability to see and, value and respect the people that I encounter around me. I’m a believer in the adage of treating everyone with dignity and respect irrespective of what they can do for you.

Theresa Maluleke

I am Theresa Maluleke. I am 29 years old and live in Johannesburg, Gauteng. My educational background is in geology and petroleum engineering. I am currently a management consultant, passionate about ensuring good governance and management practices within organisations. I have one daughter with my spouse Dr Nkosinathi Maluleke, to whom I have been married for one and a half years. In my spare time, I like to create baked goods from scratch, and blogging. I am #EveryWoman because I embody diverse and multi-dimensional experiences that represent the collective aspirations, dreams, challenges, and extraordinary strengths of the women in my life and community.

Tshego Gaelae

I am Tshego Gaelae. I am 33 years old and live in Centurion, Gauteng. I am an Admitted Attorney working as a Group B-BBEE & Labour Relations Manager. I have 1 child with my spouse, Tshepo, to whom I have been married for 4 years. In my spare time, I like to create influential content for brands on my social media platforms, as well as educational content for My Lawyer’s Corner, on my YouTube page. I am #EveryWoman because I am a woman for women. Sisterhood, to me, means taking a purposeful role in seeing to the success of the women in and around us. In this regard, I am highly dedicated to the wins of women from all walks of life.

Vourne Kgosinkwe

I am Vourne. I am 30 years old and live in Roodepoort, Gauteng. I am a qualified Grade R teacher and currently a second year Be Ed Foundation Phase student, as well as a digital content creator. I have one child with my spouse, Theo to whom I have been married for 3 years. In my spare time, I like to attend social events, travelling, food tasting in new restaurants and listening to good music. I am #EveryWoman because I am unstoppable.

Wanzel Bruwer

My name is Wanzel Bruwer. I am 27 years old and live in Fourways, Johannesburg. My occupation is a Registered Dietitian (RDSA), Certified South African Lactation Consultant (SACLC), an International Board of Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and a Certified Post- and Prenatal Coach with my own practice named Blooming bumps, babies & bodies. I have a 6-year-old fur baby with my amazing husband Rial Bruwer, to whom I have been married for 4 years. I like to spend quality time with my family, go to the theatre and enrich my mind on the newest breastfeeding and feeding guidelines so that I can be of best support to each mom and her baby. I am #EveryWoman because I believe that we are all fearfully and wonderfully made, we all have potential to grow from a seed into a forest and as women, all of us, are worthy of kindness and grace!