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Fame and Fashion – Nikola Conradie

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Mar
1

Quietly spoken Namibian designer Nikola Conradie, from Windhoek, has been setting the catwalks alight with her home-brewed fashion over the last few years.

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Not just a pretty face – Michelle Mclean

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Jan
26

Michelle McLean is a former Miss Namibia and Miss Universe, born on 31 July 1972 in Windhoek, Namibia.
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On the Road with Dan Craven

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Dec
22

Dan Craven, otherwise known as ‘Dan from Nam‘, is the latest enigma to come rolling onto the professional cycling circuit.

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Famous Faces of Namibia: Behati Prinsloo – Grootfontein’s next biggest thing

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Dec
1

Namibia is well-known for its beautiful landscapes and unique creatures, and is also coming to the fore as the homeland of beautiful people. Not only is Namibia the birthplace of world-famous pageant icon, Michelle McLean, but Behati Prinsloo, of Victoria’s Secret fame, also hails from these parts.

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Famous Faces of Namibia – Jacques Burger

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Oct
20

“England is my second home but Namibia is the place where I first picked up a rugby ball. That’s why I am here now, so I owe them for that — if I could do it all again I wouldn’t change a huge amount.”
 
These are the earnest words of Jacques Burger with regard to the 2015 Rugby World Cup, where he could have represented two major contenders for the cup, England or South Africa, instead opting to play for his homeland, Namibia.

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