Parliamentarians are entitled to a good salary and pension benefits, but luxuries have no place in the current economic climate, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
Taking to Instagram, the 26-year-old shared more details about her trip home in a short video.
"I love looking out my window in my living room and seeing the people go about their day - chasing dreams and chasing deadlines. It is beautiful to watch," she says.
From a village in the Eastern Cape to queen of the universe – Zozibini Tunzi's road to success may seem sudden, but the beauty queen has been working toward this moment for years.
Since her move to the US, Zozibini has taken over the streets of New York City.
In 2012, we may not have known who Zozibini Tunzi was, but that did not stop the beauty queen from dreaming big.
In case you were not able to wake up super early to see Zozibini's crowing, take a look at it again here.
Zozibini Tunzi, who will represent SA at the competition in Atlanta, has encouraged fans to make their mark and help her get that much closer to the Miss Universe crown.
Oops! Looks like Miss SA Zozibini Tunzi had a bit of a rocky start at the Miss Universe pageant.
Grab your flags and bring along some cheer, Zozibini jetting off to take on the universe.
Speaking to Channel24, Zozibini Tunzi told us about her preparations for the Miss Universe pageant and her excitement to get on that stage.
Miss Universe Zozibini Tunzi is spending some time in Indonesia ahead of her trip back to South Africa.
Zozibini Tunzi as a Disney Princess? One fan showed us exactly what that would look like.
It's been over a week since she has taken the Miss Universe crown, and the life-changing events of that day are only beginning to sink in now for Zozibini Tunzi.
If you're wondering when Zozibini will return to SA for her homecoming tour, you will have to keep your eyes on the social media pages of the Miss SA and Miss Universe Organisations' social media accounts.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has released an official statement on Twitter, congratulating Zozibini Tunzi on her Miss Universe win.
Did history just repeat itself?
From meeting her roommate to taking part in rehearsals – it's been quite the busy week for Zozibini Tunzi at the Miss Universe competition.
Fans and family members of Miss SA Zozibini Tunzi gathered at O.R Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg to bid the beauty queen farewell as she jetted off to the United States for the Miss Universe pageant.
While some may opt for costumes that are subtle and reserved, countries like Vietnam and Malaysia are standing out with their over-the-top designs.
According to reports, the beauty queen did not have enough time to prepare for the competition as the location and date were made available too late.
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