Kim Biyela and Spha Xulu Crowned Mr and Miss uMfolozi 2022

uMfolozi Municipality held its first Mr and Miss uMfolozi 2022 at uMfolozi Municipal Hall to empower the youth of uMfolozi and to help them develop the confidence they need to face the world and achieve their dreams.

Young men and women from all wards in uMfolozi flocked to the audition venue competing not only just for beauty and glamour but looking to walk in the same footsteps as uMfolozi native and 2021 Miss South Africa Lalela Mswane who previously challenged the youth in her home town to embrace their power to make a real change in their local communities through youth and community advocacy.

His Worship the Mayor Cllr X.M. Bhengu thanked the parents and guardians for allowing their children to follow their dreams.

“Reading and learning are important, however, young people need practical programmes that encourage them to continue following their dreams while they are still at school,” said the Mayor.

The winners for the 2022 Mr and Miss uMfolozi have progressed to compete in the 2022 Mr and Miss King Cetshwayo pageant are as follows:

Miss uMfolozi Municipality 2022: Kim Biyela
1st Runner up: Bongiwe Mthembu
2nd Runner up: Nomcebo Bila

Mr uMfolozi Municipality 2022: Spha Xulu
1st Runner up: Thabiso Mthembu
2nd Runner up: Zakhele Motloung