New York, (ANI): Popstar Madonna has denied the man, who claims to
be her adopted Malawian daughter"s biological dad, access to the
James Kambewa, 26, was pressing for a meeting with Mercy, 4,
whom he claimed to be his daughter, which the pop star
"The extended family members had no knowledge of a father. The
village leadership had no knowledge of a father ... the mother was
raped and left," the New York Daily News quoted Barbara Charone,
Madonna's spokeswoman, as saying.
The Material Girl adopted Mercy last year from a Malawi
orphanage after the Supreme Court of Appeal overturned a lower
court. She is Madonna's second adopted Malawian child.
Mercy was born in January 2006 to a 14-year-old mother who died
days after giving birth. Kambewa, who works as a waiter in Durban,
initially vowed to fight the adoption. However, he told the Sunday
Times this month that he was happy the star was looking after