A hero’s welcome in the Philippines for Miss Universe, Pia Wurtzbach

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The reigning Miss Universe has returned home to the Philippines, receiving a hero’s welcome.

Despite an awkward crowning at the pageant in the U.S. but U.S. TV host Steve Harvey, she said she was moving on from the ‘big mistake’.

CCTV’s Barnaby Lo reports from Manila.

Fans welcome Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach back home

Fans welcome Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach back home

The reigning Miss Universe has returned home, receiving a hero's welcome. Despite an awkward crowning, she said she was moving on from the 'big mistake'. CCTV's Barnaby Lo filed this story from Malina.