Zimbabwe’s Tererai Trent gets a statue in New York

A statue in honour of a Zimbabwean-born academic, Tererai Trent has been unveiled in New York in the United States of America. Her statue is among several others unveiled to honour prominent women outside New York’s Rockefeller Centre. Prominent personalities like media mogul Oprah Winfrey, actress Nicole Kidman, Olympian Gabby Douglas and author Cheryl Strayed are also set to get the bronze statue. These women and others including Trent were selected as part of the Statues For Equality project by sculptors Gillie and Marc Schattner. Gillie and Marc Schattner say…

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