Sasha-Lee officially announced as Miss South Africa

Reigning Miss South Africa Sasha-Lee Laurel Olivier.

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JOHANNESBURG - Sasha-Lee Laurel Olivier has officially been crowned Miss South Africa.

Olivier takes over from Zozibini Tunzi after she won Miss Universe in December 2019.

The 26-year-old took to Instagram on Wednesday to share the exciting news with her followers.

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"I’m humbled and so incredibly excited to take over the reigns from our Miss Universe as Miss South Africa 2019! ✨🇿🇦✨

I cannot wait to see what is in store and to continue the great work we started in 2019! All my Love!❤️ ", she said in her post.

She recently participated in the Miss World pageant and managed to make it to the top 40 in the competition.