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Nikita Pearl Waligwa played Gloria, a friend of the protagonist Phiona, who explained the rules of chess PHOTO: Disney
An actress who starred in the Queen of Katwe, a Disney film about a chess prodigy from a Ugandan slum, has died aged 15, Ugandan media report. Nikita Pearl Waligwa had been diagnosed with a brain tumour. The 2016 film was based on the true story of Phiona Mutesi, who took up chess aged nine despite not being in school and...

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Caroline Flack, ex-Love Island host, has been found dead in her London flat, her family have confirmed. She was due to stand trial on 4 March accused of assaulting her boyfriend. Ms Flack began presenting Love Island in 2015, having fronted a series of The X Factor, and winning Strictly Come Dancing in 2014. She stood down from the dating show after...

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Nikita Pearl Waligwa played Gloria, a friend of the protagonist Phiona, who explained the rules of chess PHOTO: Disney
An actress who starred in the Queen of Katwe, a Disney film about a chess prodigy from a Ugandan slum, has died aged 15, Ugandan media report. Nikita Pearl Waligwa had been diagnosed with a brain...
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Caroline Flack, ex-Love Island host, has been found dead in her London flat, her family have confirmed. She was due to stand trial on 4 March accused of assaulting her boyfriend. Ms Flack began presenting Love Island...
A photo of an Awake magazine which is the official informational piece published by the Jehovah Witness had surfaced online. Inside of it was a journal of research on health. The magazine which was dated far...