President Obama Meets His Half-Sister Auma In Kenya (Photos)

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The President of United States, Barack Obama on arrival at the Nairobi Airport, Kenya was greeted with a big bunch of flowers by eight-year-old Joan Wamaitha.

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He then met his half-sister Auma Obama and gave a big hug to her while Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta looked on.

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A trip down memory lane shows that Barack and Auma first met in Chicago when they were both in their twenties, following an invitation from the President.

obama auma2He then travelled into Nairobi with Auma riding alongside him in his official car “The Beast”.

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Auma Obama and the President share a late father, Barack Hussein Obama Sr, who is buried in Nyang’oma Kogelo, where their shared 93-year-old step-grandmother, Mama Sarah, lives.

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Photos – credit: CNN

She was also Michelle’s bridesmaid at their wedding.



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