Ndavi Nokeri who represented South Africa at the 71st Miss Universe made it to the top 16.
The beauty pageant was held on Saturday night in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Miss USA R’Bonney Gabriel was crowned the 71st Miss Universe winner.
Ndavi finally returned to social media after the event with a photo of herself in one of her Miss Universe’s dazzling outfits.
Supporters of Miss SA reached out to her and congratulated her for making it to the top 16 out of 90 countries.
“We are so proud of Ndavi…we just need to invest in stage presence…this yrs delegates were on a other level. Ndavi could have made the top 5 of the styling was on point and the stage presence but we are super proud of our Queen,” a follower wrote.