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Picture of the day: Mzansi's Sexiest winners

By Sowetan LIVE | 2014-12-01 07:50:04.0

After months of a nation wide search, the winners were announced at an event held in Johannesburg on Friday night.

Nkululeko Tshirumbula and Pearl Modiadie were crowned Mzansi's Sexiest man and woman for 2015.

Tshirumbula and Modiadie could hardly believe it as their names were called up during the big reveal ceremony held at Room Five in Rivonia.

"I won?! Really? exclaimed the Modiadie as she was handed the trophy.

The two celebrities event took to social media to thank their fans for voting for them:

"God's Favour and Mercy...2nd award in 2 weeks.....Mzansis Sexiest Men for 2015.....This goes to my Family and my Number 1 Fans....My mom, my Sisters and My Putsununu," wrote Nkululeko on Instagram

"So this happened last night at the Sowetan Mzansi's sexiest reveal! I know right? Unbelievable!," Pearl posted along with a photo of her trophy.

The event was attended by a number of celebrities in the entertainment industry including some of the Mzansi's Sexiest top 12 finalists.