Lungo Katete crowned Miss Earth South Africa 2019

17 Sep 2019 | Priya Bhardwaj

Miss Earth South Africa 2019 held its finale night four days ago where gorgeous beauties from all over the country competed for the national crown and the opportunity to represent South Africa in Miss Earth 2019. Nazia Wadee Miss Earth South Africa 2018 crowned Lungo Katete as the new queen at the end of the event finale.

The newly crowned queen is an aspiring Architect with her Bachelors in Architecture. Lungo represented her state with sincerity and dedication at the national contest and will surely be a tough contender to beat at the international platform as well.


Lungo Katete crowned Miss Earth South Africa 2019


She took to her official social media to reveal her emotions after crowning, “My name is LungoKatete and I am Miss Earth South Africa 2019. It feels like just yesterday that I began my Miss Earth Journey and now here we are. I did not know where this journey would take me, but I knew I would learn and grow through the process.It is an honor to be your Queen.

Miss Earth South Africa 2019LungoKatete’s elemental court included –

Miss Earth South Africa Air 2019 - L'oréalMagro

Miss Earth South Africa Water 2019 - MoratweMasima

Miss Earth South Africa Fire 2019 – Victoria Soutar


Lungo Katete crowned Miss Earth South Africa 2019

(Photo Credits: Miss Earth South Africa Instagram Official)

The contestants who competed for the national crown were Abongile Zwane, Katlego Setshedi, Loreal Magro, LungoKatete, SavahnaGrimbeek, MoratweMasima, Victoria Soutar, Mbali Sithole, Michaela Kupsamy, Ntsakiso Ngwenya, Sine Shabalala.

Congratulations to the newly crowned queen.