OBAMA'S VISIT TO KENYA IS LIKE ALL HIS AFRICAN POLICY MERELY SYMBOLIC

'WE MUST HOLD HIS FEET TO THE FIRE' DESPITE OBAMA'S ANCESTRY, AS PRESIDENT HIS APPROACH TO AFRICAN ISSUES HAS BEEN CHARACTERISED BY VAGUE POLICIES.

OBAMA'S VISIT TO KENYA IS LIKE ALL HIS AFRICAN POLICY MERELY SYMBOLIC

Obama had a somewhat romanticised view of Africa, noting that the continent "had become an idea more than an actual place, a new promised land, full of ancient traditions and sweeping vistas, noble struggles and talking drums" ...

Barack Obama is heading to Kenya – the birthplace of his father – this week, his first visit to his ancestral home during his presidency. But coming at the tail end of his second term, the trip is the ultimate show of...

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