Posted on February 27, 2015March 25, 2015 by Afrikit Namibia, San woman San woman Here is photo of an old woman from the San ethnic group, more formally known as Bushmen. which live in the Kalahari desert of Namibia and Botswana. In the past, the San People used to rely on hunting and gathering of roots, seeds, nuts and other edible plants. Some desert melons used to supply them with water. They speak a language that consist of 5 different clicks.