madonna_malawi.jpgSome 200 villagers in Malawi have ended their protests and agreed to leave their land to make way for a school being built by pop star, Madonna.The villagers have finally accepted compensation of US$105 000 after their protests had delayed the start of the building work.

A local chief reportedly told the villagers to accept reality, after the government ordered them to move.

Madonna has adopted two children from Malawi, where she has an orphanage.
Work is now expected to start soon on the raising Malawi girl’s academy outside the capital, Lilongwe.