A piece of heart-breaking news to the fans of Disney around the world; Nikita, who rose to fame as an actress for her role in the Disney film Queen of Katwe, is no more with us. Her couple of work in the industry had made her win a lot of hearts and appreciation from fans around the globe.
Nikita was born in the year 2020 in Uganda and died on the 16th of February 2020. However, information regarding when she used to celebrate her birthday is yet to be disclosed by her family members. She used to be 15 years old when she passed away. She was Uganda by nationality and used to hold the ethnicity of Baganda. Regarding her education, she was pursuing her schooling in Rachel Asiimwe Waligwa.
Death Cause and Funeral Details
Ugandan Young Disney actress Nikita Pearl Waligwa Who was Darling to Many passed away at the age of 15.
The famous young star of Disney’s Queen of Katwe Nikita Pearl Waliga has left this world at the young age of 15. Several reports said that she had been suffering from a brain tumor and she passed away on Saturday in her home country Uganda.
In the year 2016, the doctor had discovered a tumor in her; however, after the radiotherapy a year, later doctor had declared her cancer-free. And later, in the year 2017, she was found to have another tumor. Moreover, her mother, Rachel Asiimwe Waligwa, was also seen with cancer after she was told she is cancer-free and was given just about two months to survive with it.
The news of her shared by Gayaza High School via Twitter, where she was pursuing her study. They tweeted;
“Fare thee well Nikita Pearl Waligwa. You were a darling to many and we have lost you to brain tumor at such a tender age. Nikita was in S.3. Rest in Perfect Peace dear.”
As her Ugandan media reports, Nikita died at a hospital in Naalya, Kampala besides her friend, family, and her close ones. Her fans also shared a tribute to her writing some beautiful words to her,
‘It is especially sad when that someone is a 15yr old with so much potential. Rest in Peace Nikita Pearl Waligwa aka Gloria.’
The Little Princess is now survived by her family, friends, close ones, and her fans globally.
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
Nikita started her professional career at her very young age as an actress. Nikita, as an actress, found fame in the year 2016 Disney film. She was cast for her role as Gloria Queen of Katwe, a film that told the real-life story of Mutesi, who is the most successful chess player of Uganda. There where she won about three Ugandan Women’s Junior Championship and also represented her country at four International chess olympiads.
The biographical drama was first shown at the Toronto International Film Festival before showing it on 1,242 theatres over its opening weekend.
Nikita was, for sure, an outstanding performer and an actress as she grabbed a lot of fans globally within a short time period she contributed to the industry. With her film, she played alongside different renowned actors and actresses and through the same, she might have grabbed a decent amount of money throughout her career. And Nikita’s net worth is estimated to be around $100k.
Dating, Boyfriend, Affairs
Nikita as a young girl she wasn’t much interested in dating someone before leaving this earth. As a young and uprising actress, it seems that she was making most of the time out of her professional life rather than focusing on her personal life.
Family, Parents, and Siblings
Nikita Pearl Waligwa was born to Ugandan parents. She was the daughter of Rachel Asiimwe Waligwa. However, information regarding her father is still unknown to the media. As the information regarding her siblings is still unknown to the media, it seems that she was the only child of her parents.
Body Measurement: Height and Weight
Nikita was blessed with decent body measurements. However, information regarding her height and weight is still unknown to the media. She had black colored hair with pairs of beautiful black glowing eyes.