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President Barack Hussein Obama
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President Barack Hussein Obama

President

Date of Birth: 04/08/1961
Place of Birth: Honolulu, Hawaii


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Freetown under fire on Ebola

Many put this down to an especially strong relationship between the US Democratic Party and President Barack Obama and Johnson-Sirleaf...


Danger looms as piracy booms

This contrasts with its response to the Ebola outbreak, when President Barack Obama approved in August the deployment of 4,000 military and civilians to Liberia and Guinea to build emergency clinics and to speed up the distribution of drugs and medical equipment...


Stepping up the fight against Ebola

This rash idea was quickly abandoned after US President Barack Obama, responding to a letter of appeal from Johnson-Sirleaf of 9 September, committed himself to massive support for Liberia, including the deployment of 4,000 troops to build 18 Ebola treatment centres...


Al Shabaab shake-up

Failure in MogadishuUS President Barack Obama has promised to 'degrade and defeat' extremist groups from the Middle East to Somalia, notably through aerial attacks and providing organisational support to local allied forces...


Power fraud unravels

In particular, he would like to stay close to US President Barack Obama, whose multi-billion Power Africa programme is another legacy for both of them...


Dollars, security and a few surprises

For many, the most emblematic moment of Washington's maiden Africa summit on 4-6 August came at the end of an intense day of economic and commercial debate on 5 August, when President Barack Obama sat in on a 15-minute discussion with Takunda Chingonzo, a 21-year-old internet entrepreneur from Zimbabwe...

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The science of summitry

The biggest draw proved to be US President Barack Obama, pulling in nearly 50 African heads of state or government in what critics had described as a belated invitation to the continent's leaders...


Africa policy moves up the agenda

It was President Barack Obama who ultimately decided to suspend French-backed plans for a US air assault on President Bashar Hafez al Assad's regime in Syria...


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