Agnes Nkhata, also known as “Queen Agnes”, is a marketing manager, Chairwoman of Malawians in Texas Organization and an International DJ/EMCEE. She was born in Malawi, Africa. She is the daughter of Ms. Helen Zimba an award winning Social Worker/Activist and a famous African Musician the late Brite "The Live Wire" Nkhata. In 2014, she introduced the first African-Caribbean news section to the longest running African-American owned newspaper in North Texas, The Dallas Weekly News. Queen Agnes has also organized and hosted many African-Caribbean events as well as fundraisers both locally and internationally.
In 2013 she was inspired to take on the project of a lifetime, becoming director of her Grandfathers school in Malawi, Africa. The Timalechi Nursery School of Embangweni, Malawi is a charitable project which provides early childhood education to children of working class families in rural central Malawi. When she is not organizing for her people she is rocking crowds all over the Unites States as a premier female African DJ known as DJ Queen Agnes, The Soul Selektress. She is currently preparing for her 4th "Malawi Mission" trip to work at The Timalechi Nursery School, re-connect with her roots and also launch an all inclusive travel agency. Agnes believes as Africans in Diaspora we should take our resources back to the motherland and fight poverty through education and Pan-African business.