From South Africa to Miss World – that is the story of South Africa’s Rolene Strauss.
After a long competition with contestants from over 120 countries, Strauss has been crowned the winner of the Miss World 2014 competition.
Edina Kulcsar of Hungary was the runner-up while Elizabeth Safrit of the United States took third place.
Each contestant won the right to represent their country in a series of local and regional competitions.
This marks the 63rd year of the annual competition.
Congratulation Ms. Strauss – make Mama Africa proud!