LOVE is in the air! The Bachelor South Africa has FINALLY hit out televisions screens! The first episode of the popular reality dating show aired last week Thursday which also happened to be one the SAME as Valentine’s day (what a coincidence). We got to meet all the beautiful South African women that are trying to steal Lee Thompson’s heart away… and become his Fiancé at the end of the season. Okurrrr! Here are all the ladies:
Our Bachelor South Africa is super smart, sexy and sensational. If you don’t know him that well and would like to get to know him abit better – check out this video
Meet The Ladies!
1. KERRY LAMBOURN (30)
Kerry is born in Johannesburg and she is a sales rep for a recycling company.
2. SANDY THOMPSON (31) (Eliminated)
Sandy was born in Johannesburg and she is a personal trainer.
3. NONTOMBI KUZWAYO (28)
Nontombi was born and raised in Johannesburg. She is a quality surveyor and entrepreneur. Get it gurrrl!
4. TARYN CHAMPION (29) (Eliminated)
Taryn is from Durbs. She is a proposal writer and runs a small creative agency with her bestie!
5. SHELLY KHOZA (26)
Shelly is from Craighall, Johannesburg. She is fresh out of Uni. She studied a degree in Business Administration in the Illinois, Chicago. Sho! Talk about beauty and brains!
6. JENNA CARMEN LITHGOW (29)
Jenna is a Durbanite, she relocated to Jozi and is working as an online transformation coach. She run her own fitness programmes on jennacarmen.com
7. DANEAL CATELLE (26)
Daneal is from Johannesburg and is working as a Digital Marketing strategist.
8. KIM GREY (28)
Kim was born in Johannesburg but now lives in the MOTHER CITY! (Same place where Lee is currently living, cough cough…)
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9. JOZAAN DIGUE (28)
Jozaan was born in Bloem and grew up in Pretoria! (” WE LIKE PRETORIA GIRLS”) Okay – we will stop singing now and get back to our day job… She is an attorney!
10. ANNALENE MADURAMUTHU (29)
Annalene is from Jozi and she is an accountant.
11. MICHELLE DU PLESSIS (33)
Michelle is from Pretoria and she owns her own online fashion business – Macaroon Collection. Could we please get some fashion tips gurrrrl!
12. EDITH LESEGO MOOKETSI (27)
Edith is from Rustenburg in the North West province and she is working to become an attorney. Oh Edith – is beautiful and we are loving her style, she is definitely a GIRL ON FIRE! YAAS QUEEN!
13. LUCY THOMPSON (32)
Lucy is from Springs and is currently a Sales Executive for a shipping company. Lucy is a twin and her sister is also in the show!
14. THENJIWE BHENGU (24)
Thenjiwe is orginally from Pietermaritzburg, Durban. She has grown up in Johannesburg and is currently a sports coach!
15. MILISHA HANUMAN (33)
Milisha is from Bromhof, Johannesburg and is currently working in Financial Services and Operations.
16. KELLY TIEGAN (23)
(”Kelly we can’t handle this…”) She is super sweet and bubbly. Kelly is from Johannesburg and an entrepreneur. She owns two businesses – a sustainable lifestyle company which is called Siréne Lifestyle & a digital marketing agency called Leisure Luxe Agency.
17. JACQUELINE RAMOS-PINTO (29)
Jac’s is a small town girl (”Just a SMALL town girl living in a…”). She is from Klerksdorp in the North West and is now living and working in Johannesburg, Fourways!
18. CHANTELLE VAN AARDE (26) (Eliminated)
Chantelle is from Middelburg, Mpumalanga and is currently living and working in Pretoria.
19. MICHELLE REDDY (29)
Michelle is from Durbs and is currently a Consumer Marketing Specialist!
20. NATASHA HARDCASTLE (31)
Natasha is from Cape Town!! She is a scientist and is currently working on her cancer diagnostics for her doctorate.
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21. CHANIEËL DU PLESSIS (28)
Chanieel is living in Jozi and is originally from Hartenbos/Mosselbay. She is currently a model (just like the bachelor himself)!
22. AMERICA GOPIE (25)
America is from Dundee in KZN and she is an admitted attorney.
23. MBALI MKHIZE (26)
Mabli is from Centurion and is working as a beauty blogger and beauty entrepreneur!
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A lot to smile about….. Key Makeup Products: Foundation: @esteelauder in Bronze Concealer. : @maybelline fit me in shade number 30 Lips : @revlonsa lip plumping gloss in barely blush Eyeshadow: @nyxcosmetics grind palette ——————— Hair : @mikaela_hairco Customized by : @spon_tumious
24. GINA MYERS (31)
Born and bred in Jozi and she is a make-up artist. BIBLE – we think she is going to win Lee’s heart!
If you missed the first episode of The Bachelor South Africa. You can check it out here:
To watch Lee’s journey to find love, tune into Mnet every week and see how it all unfolds – we can’t wait too see how it all goes down!
Which one of the 24 ladies do you think Lee is going get engaged to? We want to know! Let us know in the comments below and remember don’t for get to…