Tsakana Nkandih beat 14 other finalists on Saturday evening in Windhoek to be crowned Miss Namibia 2012. Nkandih (21) hails from Tsumeb and will represent her country at Miss Universe 2012. The first runner-up was Patricia Hanstein (23) and the second runner-up was Monique Peters (22). The top 5 were completed by Wilna Konjore and Maria Nepembe. The winner of the Public's Choice award was Wilna Konjore, while Ottilie Ambata was named Miss Photogenic, and Claudia Hapya was named Miss Personality.