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Obama-mania in Kenya as US president visits

Barack Obama may not get quite the rapturous welcome he did when he visited Kenya as a senator back in 2006, but his presence in his ancestral home is something of a coup for the Kenyan leadership, and he is expected to be warmly received.

The country has never had a sitting US president visit before, and understandably there's a sense of enormous pride.

Alastair Leithead reports from Nairobi.

  • 23 Jul 2015
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