l-r; Former President Barack Obama and Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta, Kenya President

NAIROBI -— (Prensa Latina) Former US President Barack Obama met with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta after arriving to the country where his father was born to visit his family, local media reported.

The stay here of the ex-president, who also met with opposition leader Raila Odinga and other personalities, is also part of a tour that includes South Africa, where he will attend the tribute for the anniversary of the birth of the anti-racist leader Nelson Mandela, added the sources.

Obama, whose visit to Kenya is the first since the end of his last term in 2017, and the second after that of 2009 to meet his sister Auma, will participate next Monday in an event organized by her to inaugurate a sports and vocational center.