A big step for women everywhere: Daraja girls sound off about the election of Malawi’s first female president

Malawi recently elected Joyce Banda as President, making her the first woman in her country, and only the second female in all of Africa, to hold that office. When asked about the significance of President Banda's election to office, here is what the Daraja girls had to say: Ireen (Form 1): "I want to become