South Africa: transgender people can now participate in the Miss contest
It’s now official; transgender people can now participate in the Miss South Africa beauty pageant. The announcement was made this Wednesday, May 26, on the official page of the organizers of Miss SA.
Transgender women can participate in the Miss South Africa pageant. To compete internationally, a candidate must have a valid South African identity document indicating that her modified gender is female.” Such is the message published by the persons in charge of the committee, a first; one will even say a revolution in the history of this competition.
This news announcement sparked a wave of emotions among many South Africans, who did not hesitate to express their joy on social networks. “We all deserve this chance and this grace. . “Merge on stage.”
“Can’t wait for the first transgender to be crowned Miss South Africa to represent us in the Miss Universe pageant, ” said one LGBT activist.
Homosexuality is legal in South Africa, although many have rejected it. This decision has given a chance to all without exception.
You should know that. Had already praised the “Miss SA” committee for its so-called progressive decisions. This was when he elected Zozibini Tunzi, a dark woman with short hair, Miss South Africa 2019, who in the same year became the first Miss Universe in history to wear a quick, natural cut.