All4Women Facebook users have shared their strong opinions on the new star of The Bachelorette SA…and it’s not all good!

‘Black Twitter’ has praised M-Net for selecting a woman of colour – Qiniso Van Damme – to star in the country’s local spin of the show, which is a hit overseas.

They’ve also voiced their approval for Qiniso making the final cut and expressed how her bubbly, outspoken and charismatic ways are sure to make for entertaining viewing.

Take a look at what some tweeps had to say:

However, not all social media users feel the same way.


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Here she is! #TheBacheloretteSA @qinisovandamme 🌹 Entries are now open on #TeamQiniso #BachelorNation

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Reacting to the announcement on Facebook, here’s what some All4Women users had to say about the new star of the show…

–  “Q the queen of drama queens….. disappointed, good luck to any man that enter this competition”

–  “Big disappointment… she is such a fake person..”

–  “I won’t be watching, she is too desperate and fame hungry”

–  “Aah man !! Can’t stand her “

–  “This is such a joke!!! It should have been Briget Marshall. Not this fake person. I won’t be watching.

One reader gave Qiniso their thumbs up, however..

– “I think she had a stunning personality! I will be watching.”

Do you think Qiniso van Damme is the right choice for The Bachelorette SA?