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Former Johannesburg Taxi Driver Becomes Fly Fishing Tie Master

Elpheus “Alphons” Ndlovu has come a long way from his village in Mpumalanga Province, South Africa, and his job as a taxi driver. The fishing flies he now ties are used all over the world to lure record-breaking catches.  As a fisherman tests a reel in the Fly-Fishers Unlimited store in northern Johannesburg, alongside him is a quiet man in his 40s, wearing a khaki cap and light blue shirt.  Ndlovu is affectionately known as “Alphons” in the fly-fishing community.  He’s...

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