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Our Contributors

Meet the contributors to our Wakanda News section. 


Shomari Huggins

Shomari Huggins is an artist and entreprenuer from Omaha, Nebraska. He is the co-founder of the media production company Wakanda Arts, LLC and singer/ songwriter of the band Wakanda One. Shomari is a graduate of the University of Nebraska at Omaha where he majored in Communications.

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Antonia Valaire

Christena Antonia Valaire Williams is a Jamaican Poet, Multiple award- winning Author, Youth volunteer, Self-Publisher, Historian and Philosopher. She received a BA in History and

Philosophy from the University of the West Indies. Her Book, “Pearls among Stones” was

awarded The Prime Minister’s National Youth Awards for excellence in Arts and Culture.


Lillian Nero

Lillian Nero is a native of Omaha, Nebraska, currently attending Omaha North High School. Nero's passion for writing stems from her desire to bring issues in and around the black community to light. Nero plans to attend a 4-year university while majoring in Broadcast Journalism.

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