Scenes from Barack Obama's Ancestral Home in Kenya

President Obama's paternal family roots are in Kogelo, a rural town in western Kenya. In advance of POTUS's trip to Kenya this month, we're looking at the people and places in the African country who hold significance for the U.S. leader

Obama pride runs deep in western Kenya. Here in Kisumu, a town an hour away from the President's father's birthplace, two Kenyan mothers show off their newborn babies – one named Barack, and the other Michelle. Both children were born within minutes of Obama's inauguration.