Brad & Angelina's Baby Girl!

06/01/2006 at 06:00 AM EDT

Brad & Angelina's Baby Girl!
The new parents (in January) "are happy and looking forward," says Namibian official Samuel Sheefeni Nuuyoma, a friend.
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Brad & Angelina's Baby Girl!| Birth, Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt

Back when baby Shiloh was but a bump on April 12, Jolie shared the love with daughter Zahara.

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As if there were any doubt. Yes, after months of hyper-anticipation, the world's most glamorous family has welcomed its newest, littlest member. The birth itself was "very touching," and everything went "absolutely normally," says Peter Sander, director of the Cottage Medi-Clinic. "(Angelina) was treated like any other mother-to-be. She had no special requests and ate the normal hospital food." A radiant mom and baby checked out three days after the birth. Before leaving, the new parents thanked the staff, says Sander: "Brad said, 'It felt like home to us.' "

Pitt, 42, and Jolie, 31, chose Namibia as their daughter's birthplace in April, when the entire clan, including Shiloh's big brother Maddox, 4, and big sister Zahara, 1, settled in at the secluded Burning Shore hotel. Now back at the lodge, "everyone is doing well," regional governor Samuel Nuuyoma tells PEOPLE. "Both (Brad and Angelina) are very excited and happy." And Shiloh? "She's crying a lot to let them know she's healthy, so it's good."

Brad & Angelina's Baby Girl!| Birth, Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt

Swakopmund's Cottage Medi-Clinic boasts a neonatal intensive care unit and a hands-on birthing philosophy that includes keeping babies by their mothers' sides during their stay, promoting breast feeding and giving fathers unrestricted visiting time (siblings of all ages are welcome).

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While Shiloh – who is automatically a U.S. citizen with two American parents and also will be offered Namibian citizenship – flaunts her lung power, her parents are reveling in their new addition. "It's an exciting time for Brad and Angie, and we are really happy for them and the kids," Brad's brother Doug Pitt told Missouri's Springfield News-Leader. (Despite tabloid reports, Angelina's brother James Haven was not in the hallway outside the delivery room, although he was in Namibia.) Jolie's estranged father, actor Jon Voight, 67, also offered his best wishes: "I'm very, very excited for the both of them. My love is with them always."

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