Tennis star Rodger Federer to visit Malawi

Tennis superstar Rodger Federer will on Monday  visit Malawi to launch Lundu Community-Based Childcare Centre among other things.

 Roger Federer Foundation and Action Aid Malawi launched a ten-year initiative to improve substantively early childhood education in Malawi

Roger Federer Foundation and Action Aid Malawi launched a ten-year initiative to improve substantively early childhood education in Malawi

ActionAid country director Martha Khonje said the Swiss tennis star, who will be accompanied  by  Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare Patricia Kaliati will hold a news conference soon after arrival at Kamuzu International on Monday July 20.

Federer is president of the Rodger Federer Foundation, which supports the implementation of ActionAid’s comprehensive and satellite early childhood development programme in districts of Chitipa, Ntchisi, Nsanje, Rumphi, Machinga and Lilongwe.

The programme has funding of $13.5 million [MK6.1 billion] running for a 10-year period. The programme started in 2011

Since its inception, the 14 000 children have benefitted from higher quality of early learning. The next phase of the programme aims at constructing 18 more preschools to ensure that 37 000 children aged 3-5 years have access
to Early Childhood services.

Follow and Subscribe Nyasa TV :

Please share this Article if you like Email This Post Email This Post

More From the World

  Subscribe  
newest oldest most voted
Notify of
gogoda
Guest
gogoda

Abale chonde sankhani wina ozamulandira Roger Federer osati Kaliati ayi akatichititsa manyazi mayi ameneyu plz plz plz!!! Akayamba kuyankhula zopusa zake zonyoza ena mlomwe ameneyu alibe mwambo inu

Fenneck mtukula
Guest
Fenneck mtukula

Komano malawi’s media houses are good @ reporting nkhani zandale ndi mikangano

BACK IN THE DAYS Mom
Guest
BACK IN THE DAYS Mom

Ujen, Look here, the guy has spent 13.5million. He will be in Malawi in few weeks or month. Are you guys going to show him that summer hurt as a class room. God help us. We need real earl childhood class room- with state of the art technology in them. The guy has spent,and is ready to spend more money for the next ten years. and this is what he is going to be shown? Hope not. if the answer is yes. You must be joking. Don’t tell us you spent 13.5 Million to build the above ( chilindo) summer… Read more »

Limaries
Guest
Limaries

Tan bello mi Roger

GN PHIRI
Guest
GN PHIRI

I am very humbled indeed! It’s news to some of us that the project has been running for some years now. Is it that our print media is not active? sports journalists how come you missed the story…..

Kwao
Guest
Kwao

No 1 I totally agree with you.Lets publicise Rodger’s visit that the world know.Koma tidikila wina wake may be from the moon/sun to do it on our behalf.

VIYAZI TEMBO
Guest
VIYAZI TEMBO

LUNDU IS IN CHIKWAWA NOT NSANJE.

VIYAZI TEMBO
Guest
VIYAZI TEMBO

I WONDER IF KONDWANI NANKHUMWA KNOWS HIM; HE ONLY KNOWS JOE GWALADI

Sake Chilling
Guest
Sake Chilling

You very correct #1.

Pope the antichrist
Guest
Pope the antichrist

koma Kaliati akumuziwa Roger Federer?

More From Nyasatimes