• 23
  • Jul

Whither Junia . . . and Fifi?“I WANT to see where my acting career goes and maybe Fifi and I will try modelling,” Junia Cloete says, the second of Namibia’s three representatives in this year’s Big Brother Africa StarGame.

Fifi is the nickname other housemates affectionately gave to her round tummy during her stay in the house before her eviction two weeks ago . . . and she seems to like and even adopted the name.

  • 13
  • Jun

NAMIBIAN flour manufacturers Bakpro launched a national baking competition at the annual Tourism Expo that started in Windhoek on 8 June.
The competition, which Bakpro has split into two categories for amateurs and professional bakers, will start on a regional basis before going national. The finals of the competition will be held in Windhoek on 5 and 6 October this year.

  • 13
  • Jun

CLIFTON Rodger may not be a household name in music yet but he is fast making his way to the top.
Rodger (32), who goes by the stage name Black A-moor, is based in Walvis Bay although he is originally from Windhoek.
He was drawn to music from an early age. “Musician back then focused on the lyrics, it influenced people’s lives,” he says, and that is what made him want to start rapping.

  • 13
  • Jun

Amakali double exposedLUKAS Amakali will hold an arts exhibition titled “Watch this Space” at the Omba Art Gallery starting on June 11.
This will be his eighth exhibition and will consist of 29 pieces that Amakali says he began working on in 1995 when he first started with art. He says: “Art work is never complete; it is work-in-progress.”

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