|Bryoni Natalie Govender
|Beauty Queen, Model
Date Of Birth/Age:
|17 July 1996 (27 Years Old)
|Place of Birth:
|Kempton Park, Gauteng, South Africa
|Samir Nurkovic (Boyfriend)
|Glenwood High School
University of Johannesburg
Bryoni Natalie Govender is a South African model and beauty pageant titleholder. She was crowned Miss Universe South Africa 2023. After finishing as the first runner-up at the Miss South Africa 2023, Govender was appointed Miss Universe South Africa 2023. She was the first runner-up to Natasha Joubert, who won the pageant. Joubert had previously competed at Miss Universe. She placed in the top 20 after representing South Africa at the Miss Universe 2023. being the first runner-up as Natasha Joubert, the original winner of the pageant, previously competed at Miss Universe.
Bryoni Govender was born on 17 July 1996 in Kempton Park, Gauteng, South Africa. She celebrated her 27th birthday in July 2023. She attended Glenwood High School and the University of KwaZulu-Natal. She graduated with a Bachelor of Laws degree. After graduating from law school, she worked as a legal intern at Legal Aid South Africa and later joined Eversheds Sutherland.
Govender began modeling as a teenager when she was fourteen years old. She has stated that being in the Miss South Africa competition was a childhood dream of hers.
Govender is a qualified lawyer. She worked as a trainee associate while awaiting admission to become an attorney. She said in an interview that her role model and one person she would like to meet is the famous Indian actress Aishwarya Rai. Rai is known for her work in Hindi and Tamil films and was the winner of the Miss World 1994.
Govender was born to parents of South African Indian descent in Kempton Park, Gauteng. Her parents are named Raj Govender and Preethi Govender.
Bryoni Govender is of South African Indian descent. Growing up, Bryoni was teased by people for her skin colour. She said colorism within the Indian community made her question her beauty for a long time.
Bryoni has one younger sister, Anya Govender.
Bryoni Govender is 1.75 m tall (5 feet 9 inches) and weighs 121 pounds.
Bryoni Govender is in a relationship with former Kaizer Chief striker Samir Nurkovic. Speaking to Woman&Home on August 2023, she said, “We have been together for some time, and he’s just the best. He is very, very supportive of me.”
Nurkovic hails from Tutin in Serbia. Tutin is a town located in the Raska district of Southwestern Serbia. He plays as a striker and was previously signed by Kaizer Chiefs. He also played for the Royal AM football club, owned by media star and businesswoman Shauwn ‘Mamkhize’Mkhize.
Nurkovic has often been spotted supporting his girlfriend. He was present at the SunBet Arena Times Square in Pretoria when Govender placed second at the Miss SA 2023 contest.
According to a report by SneBiography, Bryoni is worth over $600 thousand dollars. The publication writes that she is worth “$680,000, with an annual income of around $160,000. Her yearly earnings come from various sources: $88,000 from brand endorsements, $20,000 from modeling gigs, $20,000 from hosting events and guest appearances, and $32,000 from business ventures and investments.”
Bryoni has collaborated with MUBA Cosmetics for cutting-edge makeup, and House of BNG for fancy wines. She has also worked with Lovisa Jewellery and went eco-friendly with products from Motherkind Co. Her work with L’Oréal Paris is also not to be ignored.
There is no information about Bryoni Govender’s house on the internet. It is unclear where she lives.
There have been no reports about the car Bryoni drives. However, her man was spotted in a luxurious Mercedes-Maybach ahead of a huge international event in November 2023.