Miss Zimbabwe 2023 Phoebe Monjane is now homeless and staying on the streets of Johanessburg South Africa.
According to lifestyle tabloid H-Metro, the former model fell from grace after she relocated to South Africa. Phoebe went to South Africa in 2006 following her crowning as Miss Zimbabwe in 2003.
The downward spiral is alleged to have started after a failed romantic relationship with a man who was into drugs.
Phoebe’s friend, Chipo Chopera told the publication,
“I am worried about Phoebe; she really needs help. What I saw in the pictures is really worrisome.
“Anogona kuzopondwa muroad since she is staying and sleeping anywhere.
“With the state she is in, she can even be raped as well. She is moving around with the Nyaope boys who are into drugs.
“People are afraid to approach her on the streets of Johannesburg.”
Chipo called on Zimbabweans, particularly those in the modelling industry, to aid the stranded model before she is killed or raped in South Africa.
“I am calling all friends in the modelling industry to assist a sister, who has lost touch, and is now staying in the streets and taking drugs.
Adding more details on her friend’s ordeal, Chipo said,
“She went to South Africa around 2006 where she stayed with a white guy before she left him.
“Between 2010 and 2014, she then started doing drugs.
“Her skin has changed; she seems to have bleached. I am really worried,”