Miss Universe PH Rachel Peters fails to make it to final 5

Miss Universe PH Rachel Peters fails to make it to final 5

Miss Universe PH Rachel Peters fails to make it to final 5

Said Chief Executive Jose Dos Santos of Miss South Africa sponsors Cell C: "We at Cell C could not be more delighted with Demi-Leigh's win at the Miss Universe pageant. I may be the new Miss Universe but I will always be your Miss South Africa - we did it!"

The second runner-up was miss Jamaica and the first runner-up was Miss Columbia. Bennett, on the other hand, talked about the ramifications of sexual abuse.

Nel-Peters accepts her crown from her doppelganger, basically - Iris Mittenaere, Miss Universe 2016 (and previously Miss France). "I hope I have made South Africans proud and that I will continue to do so during my reign", she said.

She is the second woman from her home country to earn the crown.

A total of 92 women from around the world competed for the Miss Universe 2017 title. In the future, the new victor from South Africa plans on using her self-defense workshops to help as many women as she can.

Steve Harvey returned as the show's host despite botching the 2015 Miss Universe crowning.

Grammy-Award victor Fergie performed her new song "A Little Work" while the contestants walked down the stage wearing evening gowns.

Her half-sister, who has a disability, is credited to be Miss Universe Nel-Peters' biggest motivation. Demi has taken home a very handsome salary, a luxury apartment in NY and many more goodies.

Donald Trump formerly co-owned The Miss Universe Organization with NBCUniversal.

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