EMPRESS SOUTH AFRICA had initially received over 45,000 applications for this contest via. facebook and we have shortlisted to 500 contestants. Our contestants are spread out across all 9 provinces in South Africa. We continue to receive many applications every day, even though entries are officially closed. Contestants are narrowed down from Semi-Finalists to Finalists.EMPRESS SA is a trend setter, and has captivated strong interest from our target audience, the Emerging Market and all LSM’s of society.