Venezuelan presidential candidate Henrique Capriles, and journalist and model Caterina Valentino, apparently announced to have a relationship.
The opposition candidate, considered the most eligible bachelor in Venezuela, introduced Valentino in the concentration “Caracas Heroic” last Sunday, causing a stir in traditional media and social networks, where the model became a “trending topic” on Twitter.
She encouraged the concentration on the stage, careless to show her political support to Capriles, even if it costs her job at a television station. “I don’t care if I keep my job, I will take that risk because Venezuela needs courageous women” she wrote on Twitter.
Through her Instagram profile, hostess of E! published a picture that says: “Hay amor con el flaco (Capriles)” . Also, during an interview with the Caracas newspaper El Universal, Valentino said to be “I’m Capriles’ partner in dreams.” “We both are fighting for a better Venezuela.”
Moreover, during an interview with ABC-Spain, Capriles admitted that “women are his weakness.”
Nevertheless, many people argue that this romance is only a political strategy, as the rival of Capriles, Nicolás Maduro loses no opportunity to accuse him of being gay for not to having a girlfriend.