HOMECOMING OF JANINE TUGONON!
The Miss Universe fever never stops! Janine Tugonon was warmly welcomed in 3 most populated cities in the country when she did her homecoming last Monday. The event started at Araneta Center at around 9am when all participants met on the said place to prepare on her grand home coming parade. The groups of journalists, supporters and organizer headed to UST at 9:30am. Janine started her grand parade at Welcome Rotonda in Quezon City.
She was warmly welcomed in University of Santo Tomas where she graduated as Cumlaude in BS Pharmacy. Thousands of students, faculty members and supporters followed her on her tour inside the campus. She was also given an award as outstanding Thomasian. A press conference was also hosted by UST’s Public Relations group.
After lunch the group went to City of Manila for wreath laying at Rizal Park. Mayor Alfredo Lim and local officials of Manila warmly greeted her.
The team headed to Manila Hotel and Sofitel Manila for a courtesy visit.
A heroes welcome was also given to her in Makati City. The Philippine premiere business district turned into a fiesta themed city when confetti were showered all over places.
At past 5PM the grand motorcade went back to Araneta center and a short program followed afterwards. Kids gave her flowers and Madam Stella Araneta gave her congratulatory message for her successful stint in Miss Universe.
Images by Aski Photography.