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's grandmother Sarah feeds chickens outside of her Kogelo home. When Sarah and her family first heard the news of Obama's election, they ran into the streets in celebration.