(PHOTOS) Barack Obama’s moment at his father’s ancestral home in K’Ogelo, Siaya County

(PHOTOS) Barack Obama’s moment at his father’s ancestral home in K’Ogelo, Siaya County

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Several key moments around US President Barack Obama’s visit to his father’s ancestral home in K’Ogelo, Siaya County  were caught on camera.

Obama landed at Kisumu International Airport on Monday morning and headed to K’Ogelo village where he visited his grandmother Mama Sarah Obama.

He later left for Sauti Kuu Foundation, a sports and educational facility founded by his half sister Auma, and helped launch it in the capacity of a chief guest.

 

Former US President Barack Obama with his half sister Auma at Sauti Kuu Foundation, which he helped to launch, in K’Ogelo, Siaya county, July 16, 2018. /LAMECK BARAZA

Ida Odinga arrives at Sauti Kuu Foundation in K’Ogelo, Siaya county, for the launch by former US President Barack Obama, July 16, 2018. /LAMECK BARAZA​

Former US President Barack Obama with his half sister Auma at Sauti Kuu Foundation, which he helped to launch, in K’Ogelo, Siaya county, July 16, 2018. /LAMECK BARAZA​

South African singer Yvonne Chaka Chaka arrives at Sauti Kuu center in K’Ogelo, Siaya county, for a performance during a visit by former US President Barack Obama, July 16, 2018. /LAMECK BARAZA​

Kisumu residents follow events in K’Ogelo, on screens at Jomo Kenyatta grounds, following the arrival of former US President Barack Obama, July 16, 2018. /FAITH MATETE

Residents of K’Ogelo in Siaya county, outside Sauti Kuu Foundation which former US President Barrack Obama helped to launch on July 16, 2018. /FAITH MATETE​

 

STORY COURTESY OF THE STAR

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