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Cape Down syndrome model’s International success

Nineteen-year-old Shumeez Scott from the Western Cape has become the first South African woman with Down syndrome to land a permanent contract with a model agency.

Earlier this year Shumeez also won an international modelling competition. She and her mom, Bahia Janodien, are developing their non-profit organisation which reaches out to young people with special needs.

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