Rolene Strauss is a mom!

By Kirstin Buick
08 January 2017

Miss SA, Miss World, med student, wife – and now mamma!

Rolene Strauss has given birth to a healthy baby boy, her first child with husband D'Niel. The beauty announced the wonderful news on Instagram Sunday morning.

According to the post the little guy weighs 4.18 kg and is "healthy and happy". The couple, who married in February, shared the exciting news that they were going to have a baby with YOU readers in April.

Showered with gifts from the family today, but our greatest gift is the one from Above... Our little Boy! ??? #ItsABoy #Blessed #BestDad

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Read more: ‘Awaiting our little miracle!’ Mom-to-be Rolene shares front-seat selfie as she sets off for ‘her favourite place on earth’ Rolene is still studying medicine at the University of the Free State, so she’s set to have her hands full in 2017! The beauty queen told YOU earlier this year that their housekeeper Maria Mashinini, who has worked for Rolene’s parents in Volksrust for 23 years, will help her with the baby.

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Rolene’s mom Theresa Strauss will also come and lend a hand to the new parents. Read more: ‘I won’t fit into my scrubs much longer!’ Mom-to-be Rolene still hard at work

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Rolene often shares photos of her growing baby bump shared on social media, keeping fans guessing about the baby’s gender with suggestive blue and pink outfits.

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