Barack Obama's Kenyan Grandmother, Sarah Obama, Passes Away At 99 Years Old


Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta released a statement on Mama Sarah’s death, saying:

“The passing away of Mama Sarah is a big blow to our nation. We’ve lost a strong, virtuous woman. A matriarch who held together the Obama family and was an icon of family values.”

Thoughts, prayers and condolences to the Obama family over the loss of the paternal family matriarch.

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