Paul Ndiho on the New Miss Africa USA and Ndimyake’s interviews Kathy Onwu, the new 2013-14 Miss Africa USA. Onwu, whose mother died of breast cancer in 2009, is utilizing the Miss Africa USA platform to raise awareness about the importance of primary prevention and education on breast health. She is a 26-year-old registered nurse and originally hails from Enugu State, Nigeria. Onwu currently lives in Nashville, where she is working on her master’s degree in nursing and planning to become a family practitioner.
A running feature for 12 years on Ladybrille.com, The ‘Ladybrille Woman of the Month’ celebrates women in business and leadership, who empower themselves and others through their contributions and actions in their local and international communities. In 2014, the feature expanded to include a podcast show. If you would like to nominate a woman to be celebrated, please email [email protected].