Miss Colombia speaks on controversy
First runner up at the 2015 Miss Universe, Ariadna Guiterrez of Colombia has finally spoken out on the gaffe that saw crowned winner for barely a minute.
Ariadna had been named winner of the pageant by host Steve Harvey, before he came back to announce an error that Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach of Phillipines was the actual winner.
Ariadna wrote on her Instagram page: “After the storm comes the calm. I want to thank each and everyone of you who have sent messages of support and strength. Every one of you has become an incredible human being in my book and I am the most fortunate and thankful for having the support not only from one country but from the whole entire world. Your destiny is written for you. And my destiny was this. I was able to bring happiness to my country after becoming Miss Universe for only a couple of minutes… Today because of that COLOMBIA and the LATIN COMMUNITY are being talked about in every corner of the world. I also want to congratulate the Philippines for their new Miss Universe ??. The happiness that you must be feeling must be incredible. Life continues and in the future we will find out why things happen the way they happen. Thank you all for your LOVE SUPPORT and KINDNESS. ❤️”