From 26th June to July 3,2013 ,US president Barack Obama will be on an African tour .Obama accompanied by his wife Micheal, will visit Tanzania ,South African and Senegal.
To the disappointment of many Kenyans,Obama will not visit Kenya his ancestral home .Speculations around his intention all hint at the fact that Kenya’s new president ,Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William President are facing Crimes against Humanity at the ICC.
The visit will be Mr Obama’s second to sub-Saharan Africa as president.
The White House said the long-awaited visit was intended to underscore Obama’s “commitment to broadening and deepening cooperation between the United States and the people of sub-Saharan Africa” to advance peace and prosperity.
On his visit ,Obama will meet officials, businessmen, and civil society leaders, including young people.