Tag: African women

The Internet is buzzing over “Queen of Katwe”

The trailer for the anticipated “Queen of Katwe” was recently released to the pleasure of many people across social media platforms. Directed by Mira Nair, the dynamic Indian filmmaker, “Queen of Katwe” is produced by Disney and ESPN films. It stars Lupita Nyong’o, David Oyelowo, and Madina Nalwanga as the titular Queen of Katwe.  … Read More

More African women taking to the skies

What happens when your job application as a flight attendant is rejected?   Sibongile Sambo decided she wouldn’t let a silly thing like failing to meet the minimum height requirement of South African Airways that stop her from pursuing her love of flight, so she started her own aviation company.   She eventually went on… Read More