Bryoni Govender beauty queen

Bryoni Govender trended on social media when she was announced as runner-up.

Bryoni Govender (born on 17 July 1996) is a South African model and beauty queen. She is best known for participating in the Miss South Africa pageant in 2018 and 2023.

Govender, who joined Miss SA as a third-year law student, made it to the finals out of 28 regional finalists. She has been dancing since Grade 1 and began to do tap dancing.

Bryoni Govender
Bryoni Govender biography
Govender has participated in Miss South Africa pageant in 2018 and 2023.
Short Profile
Full name:Bryoni Natalie Govender
Born:17 July 1996 (age 27 years old)
Origin:Kempton Park, Gauteng
Nationality:South African
Parents:Devan (father), Shireen (mother)
Alma mater:University of Johannesburg
Occupation:Model, beauty queen
Partner/boyfriend:Samir Nᴜʀᴋᴏᴠɪć

Early Life

Bryoni Govender was born on 17 July 1996 to businessman Devan and his wife, Shireen. Her mother named her after a character in a romance novel.

Bryoni, pronounced similarly to breyani, is from Kempton Park, Gauteng. Growing up, people teased her, and she says colorism within the Indian community made her question her beauty for a long time.

Govender started modeling as a teenager of fourteen years. Being in the Miss South Africa competition has been her childhood dream.


Bryoni Govender studied Law at the University of Johannesburg. She is the first graduate in her family. She is a candidate attorney in Melrose Arch.


Govender is a Motherkind fitness award winner. She is a model and beauty queen. Bryoni will represent South Africa at the Miss Universe pageant in November 2023.

The model is a dancer and has been dancing since Grade 1. She and her best friend started tap dancing in Grade 4. She is a qualified lawyer working as a trainee associate while she waits for admission to become an attorney.

Bryoni Govender will represent the country at the Miss Universe competition. It will hold in El Salvador, Central America, in November 2023.

Personal Life

Bryoni Govender is dating Samir Nᴜʀᴋᴏᴠɪć. Her boyfriend has been very supportive. Her favorite meal is lamb curry and rice. She loves animals, but dogs are her favorite.


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