MERCY, MADONNA(AND FAMILY) IN MALAWI
Pictured are singer Madonna’s daughters Mercy,4, and Lourdes during a visit to Gumulira village, about 80 km (50 miles) from the Malawian capital Lilongwe on April 5, 2010. The pop star and her children are in Malawi on a charity tour.
Madonna is in Malawi for a week-long tour. According to a program released by the pop star’s charity, Raising Malawi, Madonna was scheduled yesterday to visit the Millennium Village, a United Nations initiative in the central border district west of Lilongwe. Today she will lay the first brick of her Raising Malawi Academy for Girls, signaling the official commencement of construction of the $15 million academy, set to open in 2011.(Source)