Nikita Pearl Waligwa, the girl who acted as ‘Gloria’ in the Disney movie, ‘Queen of Katwe’ has succumbed to cancer.
Nikita was diagnosed with cancer in 2016.
In February 2017, she was declared cancer-free. However, in 2019, Nikita was diagnosed with another brain tumour.
The 15-year-old actress was a senior three student at Gayaza High School.