Opal is an Assistant Legal Researcher at the Secretariat of the African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child. She obtained an LLM in Human Rights and Democratisation in Africa from the Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria in 2020 where she was awarded the Kéba M’baye Award for the best dissertation. Opal obtained her LLB (Hons) from the University of Zimbabwe in 2014. She has extensive experience in child rights and has interests in access to justice by children and children’s rights in the digital age.
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