Who is Malita?

Malita is my middle name and it was given to me by my Zambian great grandmother. It was her first name and sadly we never met because she died shortly before my birth. She asked my mother, who was in the late stages of pregnancy, if she would give the child that she was carrying her name as a middle name.  My mother being reasonably new to Zambia from the UK was deeply touched … [Read more...]