Nikita Pearl Waligwa, the actress, who starred in the Queen of Katwe, a movie about a chess prodigy from a slum in Uganda, is lifeless.
15 yrs outdated Nikita had a mind tumour. She was first identified in 2016.
Queen of Katwe director Mira Nair, BBC experiences, mobilised fund her procedure in India, after Ugandan medical practitioners had been quoted as declaring they did not have the needed tools.
Nikita was provided a optimistic assessment report in 2017 but in 2019, she was uncovered to have one more tumour.
The 2016 movie, which she highlighted, was based mostly on legitimate story of Phiona Mutesi, who took up chess regardless of being out of university and went on to compete in global tournaments.
Nikita played the job of Gloria, a close friend who discussed the guidelines of chess to Phiona.
Lupita Nyong’o starred as Phiona’s mom and David Oyelowo as her chess teacher.