Nigerian girl awarded by Queen of England for her sickle cell advocacy


Nigerian girl Nkechi Azinge who runs a Sickle Cell Foundation was honoured by the Queen of England at the The Queen’s Young Leader Award at the Buckingham palace yesterday June 22nd. She was among four Nigerians honoured.


Nkechi also got support from David Beckham.


The executive producer of 12 Years a Slave, Steve McQueen shows support for Nkechi’s ‘Break the Sickle Cycle’.


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