Queen Sylvia Nagginda of Buganda (Uganda)
Born in the United Kingdom and raised in Uganda, this regal woman married King Kabaka Mutebi II in 1999, after a career working in various U.S. sectors including public relations, international nonprofits and healthcare and human services. A graduate of New York University and New York Institute of Technology, the queen also advocates for public service, having worked as a goodwill ambassador for the United Nations Population Fund, and has worked as a consultant to bring resources to Uganda’s entrepreneurs and business community.
Royal Report: 6 Regal Black Women Around the World
In honor of the British royal wedding, we highlight royal women of color--from princesses to socialites to businesswomen