Malawi, “the warm heart of Africa”, ranks in the bottom 15 of the United Nation’s human development index. A huge proportion of its nearly 17m population live in poverty, infant mortality is extremely high, and life expectancy is low.
Mon, 07 Sep, 2015
The ‘Celebration’ singer Madonna flew to Malawi yesterday - where she was joined by daughter Lourdes, 13, son Rocco, nine, and her two adopted Malawian children, David and Mercy, both four – with so many toys, bouncy castles and rocking horses that amazed onlookers joked their Kumbali Lodge apartment resembled the famous theme park.
Mon, 26 Oct, 2009
The senior Malawian child welfare officer who was to have gone to London to assess whether Madonna could adopt a little boy from the southern African country has been removed from the high-profile case following allegations he solicited money from the singer for the trip.
Tue, 04 Sep, 2007