Pope Francis proclaimed María Antonia Paz y Figueroa, better known as Mama Antula, a Saint in a mass attended by President Javier Milei and other members of the Government. During the ceremony, an announcer made a serious mistake that went viral.
The announcer who was part of one of the broadcasts of the mass for the canonization of Mama Antula began to name the members of the Argentine delegation who were present at the Vatican.
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The list began with the President, Javier Milei, and continued with the General Secretary of the Presidency, Karina Milei. However, when naming the sister of the Head of State, the member of the official transmission had an unusual confusion.
“The President of Argentina, Javier Milei, participates in the holy mass, along with his wife, the Secretary General of the Presidency, Karina Milei,” said the host of the broadcast without realizing that it was the sister and not the first. lady.
Then, he continued mentioning the Argentine officials who were at the ceremony. Among them was the chancellor, Diana Mondino, and Gerardo Zamora, governor of Santiago del Estero, the province where Mama Antula is from.
The confusion was not left to chance and the error was quickly echoed on social networks. The brief clip lasts less than 20 seconds, was published by different users of the social network X (exTwitter) and the vast majority had more than five thousand views.
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The comments on that social network were immediate and many of the users made reference to how Fátima Florez, Javier Milei's partner, must have felt about the mistake made.