Lalela Mswane (24), is one of the top 10 Miss SA peagant finalist for 2021. She will be contesting in Miss SA for the first time.

She has an LLB degree from the University of Pretoria and will be one of the contestants on 16 October.

She told the Sowetan newspaper that she missed her late father, Muntu Philip, a lot, who was her role model. Muntu died when Lalela was 12 year old and in grade 7.


She revealed that she shucked her thumb until she was 18 years old.

She is the last born of three kids, with her two sisters named Hlobisile (37), and Mavela (35). Her mother is Hleliselwe.

Lalela is a ballet dancer. Her first modeling gig was a billboard for DSTV in 2020. She is also the face of David Tlale.

When asked which part of her body she is insecure about, Lalela told the newspaper that she is self conscious about her forehead!