when Black Panther: Wakanda Forever will debut next month, and Lupita Nyong’o, who plays Wakanda spy Nakia, will need plenty of gowns and jewelry for her various Red carpet premiere. So, you could say her new role as De Beers’ first global ambassador comes at the right time. Nyong’o stars in the fine jewelry brand’s new “Where It Begins” campaign, released today.
The actor said she was drawn to work with the brand specifically for its Building Forever project, which aims to participate in , Girls in STEM ,support, Female entrepreneurs and invest at least $ Southern Region Million Africa 18. “They’re focused on creating opportunities for women and girls in southern Africa, and that’s obviously an effort that I care deeply about,” Nyong’o said. In the past, the star has been involved in various charitable efforts across the continent. She has worked with Mother Health International (MHI), a Ugandan nonprofit that provides healthcare to pregnant women in less developed countries, and with Kenya-based African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) and WildAid to combat Poaching elephants.