Madonna: Queen of pop in Kenya, tours Samburu

Singer-songwriter Madonna is in Kenya. The 62-year-old pop sensation Saturday shared moments from her meetup with the Samburu and revelled at their rich culture.  “Spending time with the Samburu tribe is always an honour. They are nomadic warriors and here the men are singing, dancing and telling stories to attract the attention of the females,”…

Madonna to celebrate 60th birthday with Malawi fundraiser

NEW YORK (AP) — Madonna is celebrating her upcoming 60th birthday with a fundraiser for orphans and children in Malawi. The singer tells The Associated Press she’s teaming with Facebook for the fundraiser, which runs from Monday through August 31. Fans can donate directly to Madonna’s Facebook page or start their own fundraiser on the…

Madonna in Malawi to Advocate for Youth Education and Healthcare – press release

LOS ANGELES, July 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Madonna is currently visiting Malawi, where she has worked since 2006 with her charitable organization, Raising Malawi. The musician and philanthropist is marking the first anniversary of the Mercy James Centre for Paediatric Surgery and Intensive Care, an ambitious project undertaken by Raising Malawi to improve specialized…

Madonna back in Malawi; now considering soccer academy

Madonna back in Malawi; now considering soccer academy Madonna speaks to the press at a news conference in Blantyre, Malawi, Monday, July 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Thoko Chikondi) The Associated Press  Published Monday, July 16, 2018 12:39PM EDT  BLANTYRE, Malawi — Madonna has returned to Malawi to celebrate the first anniversary of a medical facility named…

Madonna accepts damages over ‘invasion of privacy’

Madonna and her adopted twin daughters have accepted undisclosed damages from Associated Newspapers over a “serious invasion of privacy”. The singer adopted four-year-old twins Stella and Estere in February. At the time she asked the media to “respect our privacy during this transitional time.” Madonna brought the case at London’s High Court over a MailOnline article that…