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Former US President, has spoken on the death of his grandmother, Mama Sarah Obama.

Mourning the loss of his grandmother, Barack shared an old photo of himself posing with his late grandmother and wrote: “My family and I are mourning the loss of our beloved grandmother, Sarah Ogwel Onyango Obama, affectionately known to many as “Mama Sarah” but known to us as “Dani” or Granny. We will miss her dearly, but we’ll celebrate with gratitude her long and remarkable life.”


The death of Mama Sarah was confirmed by her daughter, Marsat Obama.

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She revealed that her mother died at the Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and Referral HospitalKisumu at 4.45am on Monday, March 29.

Mama Sarah Onyango Obama will be buried on Tuesday, March 30,  before midday and the funeral will be held under Islamic rites.

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