Tag: Barack Obama

Barack Obama invited for Uhuru’s swearing-in ceremony

| August 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
Barack Obama invited for Uhuru’s swearing-in ceremony

Former US President Barack Obama may be one of the dignitaries to be invited to grace the swearing-in ceremony of President-elect Uhuru Kenyatta, Standard on Sunday can report. The swearing-in committee, headed by Chief of Staff Joseph Kinyua, has revealed that they are already compiling the list of foreign dignitaries the Government intends to invite […]

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Obama: Uhuru, Raila please ensure unity prevails

| August 7, 2017 | 0 Comments
Obama: Uhuru, Raila please ensure unity prevails

Former US President Barack Obama has urged Kenyans to vote for the right leaders in Tuesday’s elections in order to secure a bright future for the country. Mr Obama particularly called on President Uhuru Kenyatta and his main challenger Raila Odinga to ensure unity among Kenyans prevails regardless of the outcome. “I have witnessed your […]

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Trump deals blow to illegal immigrants’ families

| June 16, 2017 | 0 Comments
Trump deals blow to illegal immigrants’ families

The Trump administration has announced that it is cancelling an Obama-era policy to allow millions of illegal-immigrant parents of children born in the United States to stay in the country. The 2014 policy, known as DAPA, for Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents, aimed to help the families of so-called “dreamer” […]

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Obama vows retaliation against Russia for meddling in US elections

| December 16, 2016 | 0 Comments
Obama vows retaliation against Russia for meddling in US elections

President Barack Obama said Thursday the United States will retaliate against Russian hacking aimed at interfering in the US election. “I think there is no doubt that when any foreign government tries to impact the integrity of our elections that we need to take action,” Obama told NPR radio. “And we will, at a time […]

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PHOTOS:The Sh540 Million Home The Obamas Will Move Into After The White House

| November 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
PHOTOS:The Sh540 Million Home The Obamas Will Move Into After The White House

Though it’s smaller than their current, more famous abode, it’s still a lavish residence in a desirable area of the nation’s capital. It was built in 1928, with 8,200 square feet and nine bedrooms. It’s being leased to the Obamas by Joe Lockhart, former President Bill Clinton’s White House press secretary. -nairobiwire.com

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