About KnowNamibia

by Lizette Feris

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are international trendsetters and only have the best in life, no wonder they chose Namibia to give birth to their first born. Angie’s first visit to Namibia was in 2002 for Beyond Borders filming which co-starred Clive Owen.

Also the legendary Flight of the Phoenix, directed by John Moore and Starring Dennis Quaid, Tyrese Gibson, Giovanni Ribisi was filmed in Namibia in 2004. A total of 14 films have been shot in Namibia.

The likes of Seal and Jennifer Lopez have travelled to Namibia for the exquisite views in their music videos and whilst on holiday, Tyreese was inspired to write the track; Chapter 126 on his album Alter Ego. Even the King of Pop, Michael Jackson paid Namibia a visit.

The Land of the brave is an economically and politically stable country tugged away amongst the big five of Southern Africa, namely; South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia and Angola. Africa’s economy is booming and Namibia offers varied opportunities for local businesses to grow and prosper and welcomes foreign investment.

Know Namibia is a direct connection to the Namibian business community and offers priceless knowledge and shared experiences.