And so Madonna‘s Malawi adoption saga continues…
This time, the news is in her favor. The judge in charge of the case has told Madonna that she will be granted custody of Mercy James, also known as Chifundo.Although the official hearing isn’t until Friday.
“This is all very
confidential, and Judge Chombo must still make her ruling – but that ruling
will be in favour of Madonna.
“Madonna is a very good mother and ambassador for
Malawi. She has improved the lives of thousands of orphans.”
In the adoption papers Madonna had written,
“To deny Chifundo
the opportunity to be adopted by me could expose her to hardship and emotional
trauma which is otherwise avoidable.”
And one of her friends says that Madonna knew the media firestorm she would set off when she decided to adopt from Malawi again.
“She told me she thought it was very important that
David had a sister from the same background as him and she had unconditional
love to give another child.
“She knew exactly what she was walking into. She sent
me an email just before she left for Malawi and signed it off, ‘Let the