Tropika Island Of Treasure season nine announces celebrity contestants

South African reality series, Tropika Island Of Treasure, has announced the official celebrity contestants competing in season nine of the popular show.

According to a statement issued today, 15 July 2019, season nine of Tropika Island Of Treasure will see the six celebrity contestants leading their teams to compete for their share of R1 million, whilst on the Dutch Caribbean island of Curaçao. In addition, the show will hold auditions for the public contestant spots which will take place entirely online, a first for the reality series. This will allow for people across South Africa to enter and stand a chance to win a spot on the island.

The celebrity contestants appearing on season nine include South African TV presenter and actress Simphiwe Ngema; presenter, model and MC Kay Sibiya; social media influencer and content creator Nadia Jafta, entrepreneur and media personality Siphesihle Vazi, South African actress and TV personality Ntando Duma and finally, Afrikaans actor and musician Bouwer Bosch.

Tropika Island Of Treasure will offer both the celebrity and fan contestants an opportunity to win R1 million worth in prizes, which include airtime, cash, LG Q60 mobile phones, LG dishwashers, LG 55” television sets, watches and Caribbean Tan products. The reality series will showcase each contestant along with their celebrity leader, competing in a host of tasks and challenges which will lead to the ultimate crowning of the last islander standing.

Season nine of Tropika Island Of Treasure is scheduled to air in late 2019 on SABC 3.