QUEENS of ETHIOPIA & SUDANESE
African women of antiquity were legendary for their beauty and power. Especially great were the Queens of Ethiopia: Queen of Sheba (960 B.C.),Sudanese Queen Candace of Meroe and her defeat of Alexander the Great (332 B.C.), Amanishakhete , Nawidemak, Amanitore (Acts 8:26-40), Shanakdakh, and Malegereabar.
http://500wordsmag.com/art-and-culture/kandaka-resurrecting-the-sudanese-queens/ for further reference