Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, who as of late earned a business administration degree and shows self-preservation courses for ladies, was delegated Sunday amid the occasion at the Planet Hollywood clubhouse resort on the Las Vegas Strip, Dailymail learnt.
The 22-year-old champ has earned a yearlong pay, an extravagance loft in New York City for the length of her rule and more prizes.
Her enthusiasm for self-protection was fortified when she was carjacked and held at gunpoint in Johannesburg about a month in the wake of winning her title as Miss South Africa.
Steve Harvey returned as the show’s host in spite of bungling the 2015 Miss Universe delegated, naming the wrong competitor as the victor.
In June, about a month after she was delegated Miss South Africa, Nel-Peters was the casualty of an awful outfitted commandeering endeavor in Johannesburg.
Three outfitted men moved toward her auto as she was driving on Jan Smuts Avenue in Hyde Park. As they pointed their firearms at the lovely lady’s auto she figured out how to leave the vehicle and escape.
A Good Samaritan saw her escaping the scene and drove her to wellbeing, and she got away unharmed.
As per an announcement from the Miss South Africa office, her satchel and auto were later recouped in the territory by a private security organization, which are regular in the wrongdoing ridden nation.
All through Sunday’s occasion, Harvey jabbed fun at his incident in 2015, when he announced Miss Colombia the champ, however it was really Miss Philippines who won.
Harvey told the gathering of people he is ‘thankful for the Oscars,’ alluding to the comparable best-picture declaration flub at the current year’s Academy Awards.
This year’s Miss Universe competition had the most contestants ever, including the first ever representatives of Cambodia, Laos and Nepal. Ninety-two women from around the world participated in the 66-year-old compete.