Happy birthday ๐ŸŽ‚๐ŸŽ‰ to the reigning Miss Universe Zozibini Tunzi.

Miss Universe Zozibini Tunzi celebrated her 27th birthday on Friday.Miss Universe Zozibini Tunzi celebrated her 27th birthday on Friday.
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Birthday messages have been pouring in for Miss Universe Zozibini Tunzi as she turned 27 on Friday.

The beauty queen is back in SA and on a โ€œprivate holidayโ€ in her hometown of Sidwadweni in Tsolo, in the Eastern Cape.

The duration of her holiday is unknown, but Zozibini has hinted the visit will be short.

โ€œEven if for a very short while, being home will always be restoration of the soul. After so long we are now currently navigating on tears of joy, love, warmth, support and song,โ€ she wrote in a social media post.

On social media, Miss Universe and Zozibini Tunzi made the top trending list as many wished her a happy birthday.

Those who sent her wishes included EFF MP Mbuyiseni Ndlozi, media personality Melanie Bala and actress Wendy Gumede.

Here is a snapshot of some of the birthday messages: