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Transgender Woman Lehlogonolo Machaba makes it into Top 30 of MissSA 2021.

Miss South Africa New faces.

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For the first time the Miss SA pageant has, allowed transgender women to compete for the crown. This year a transgender 24 year old woman has entered, and has since made it to the top 30. Machaba explains that through the Miss SA platform, she will be able to advocate for the LGBTIQ+ community, "Maybe that way we can educate people and create awareness which will hopefully reduce the number of killings significantly since people will understand us better" Machaba said in an interview with TRUELOVE.

New girl on the block, Lehlogonolo Machaba is a fashion design graduate and model, she has been on the runway for designer brand Maxhosa and other international brands.

In pictures, let's get to know Lehlogonolo.

1. Pretty lady in white.

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2. Editorial portfolio.

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3. Putting in the work

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4. Brown skin girl.

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5. Casually taking pictures

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LGBTIQ+ Machaba Maxhosa Miss SA TRUELOVE


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