American singer Madonna (second left) set up the charity Raising Malawi in 2006 to make learning and schools accessible to children – particularly girls – in the African nation of Malawi. Photo: AP

Madonna marks 60th birthday with US$60,000 Malawi fundraiser

American singer uses Facebook to launch month-long campaign to support her charity in Africa ahead of her birthday on August 16

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American singer Madonna (second left) set up the charity Raising Malawi in 2006 to make learning and schools accessible to children – particularly girls – in the African nation of Malawi. Photo: AP
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