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Barack Obama inaugurates sports and training centre in western Kenya

Barack Obama inaugurates sports and training centre in western Kenya”

While the world is busy discussing the highlights from President Trump's meeting with Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland, Former U.S President Barack Obama is in Nairobi, Kenya keeping a promise he made back in 2015.

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On the second and final day of his trip to Kenya, Obama spoke to members of the press at the inauguration of a youth center run by his half-sister Auma through her charity, the Sauti Kuu Foundation, in his father's home village of Kogelo in the country's southwest, Efe reported.

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Obama is also expected to meet Raila Odinga, the opposition leader now working with Kenyatta's government.

Even though he never lived in Africa, many Kenyans consider Obama a native to the country. He barely knew his late father for whom he was named, Barack Obama, an economist. Big screens will be set up in towns in Siaya County to show the launch of the vocational center and prevent overcrowding at the venue, said Siaya County Governor Cornell Rasanga on Nation Television.

In a tweet on Sunday, Tanzania Director for Presidential Communication Gerson Msigwa thanked Obama for visiting the country.

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"It means no longer seeing different ethnicities as enemies or rivals but rather as allies; in seeing the diversity of tribes not as a weakness but as a strength", Obama, whose father was Kenyan, said.

Today Obama headed to South Africa to give a key speech for Nelson Mandela's centenary-his first major public address since leaving office.

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