Claudia Mariza Manuel Santana

Claudia Mariza Manuel Santana

india Updated: Dec 10, 2005 10:13 IST

Age: 19
Occupation: Student
Height: 174

Claudia comes from Menwongue in Kuando Kubango province and has three brothers and a sister. Currently she is preparing herself by studying hard for the future, and where possible helped in the community in giving lectures about HIV/AIDS and teaching the street children how to cope with their problems.

Sporting interests are: basketball and handball. She enjoys reading, listening to Rap & Soul, to dance the traditional dances of her country: Kizomba, Kuduro and Semba, and travel; she has visited both Brazil and Namibia plus some of the distant and rural places in her country where she learnt and shared a lot of experiences. Favourite food is: Funge with dry meat. Favourite motto is: "Faith wins the World." (

First Published: Nov 26, 2005 19:20 IST