Rabiya Mateo donned the colors of the Philippine national flag in her recent pictorial days before she will crown her successor in the Miss Universe Philippines pageant.
In one post, Rabiya can be seen wearing a red gown.
"PULA. I wish for bravery and grit on days when you feel like giving up," she wrote.
In another post, Rabiya donned a gown which was a combination of yellow and white.
"DILAW AT PUTI. I wish you find your light in these seemingly dark days. I wish you well," she posted.
She also wore a blue gown in another photo.
"BUGHAW. I wish for peace and overwhelming calm to envelope your day," she said.
Rabiya was crowned Miss Universe Philippines 2020 in October last year.
She then represented the Philippines in the Miss Universe pageant which was held in the US. Rabiya finished as one of the top 21 semifinalists.
The Miss Universe Philippines 2021 coronation will be held in Bohol on September 30.
“We started the competition in Clark, Pampanga, now we’re flying to Bohol for the coronation! The Miss Universe Philippines Organization is very happy to announce that the Province of Bohol will be our host for the Miss Universe Philippines 2021 Pageant," MUP announced on social media recently.
The coronation night will exclusively be live-streamed on KTX.PH on September 30 at 7PM.
Afterwards, the show will have digital releases on ABS-CBN's YouTube channel, iwantTFC, and TFC.