Malaika, na kupenda Malaika. So sang the late great Miriam Makeba after whose song this little charmer is named. Malaika means angel in Swahili, na kupenda - I love you.
With a Ghanian musician father (who unfortunately wasn't there that night) and a blond Australian mother who also sings, she's likely to be a heartbreaker when she grows up, especially if she's got the musicality that's inherent in so many Africans. She wasn't too sure about having her photo taken.