My names are Ophelia Ntombi Akorli – Mrs South Africa Semi-Finalist 2019. Born in Giyani, Limpopo. Last born of 5 children, to the late Mr Simion Dinga Nkhwashu and Mrs Nancy Sonto Nkhwashu.
Matriculated in Hudson Ntsanwi secondary school with two distinctions.Went on to do a triple major degree Bcom (Business Finance, Economic Science and Management) at the university of Witswatersrand.
Completed my honours degree Bcom (Economics) at the university of Johannesburg with two distinctions.