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Barack Hussein Obama

Date of Birth: 4 August 1961
Place of Birth: Honolulu, Hawaii


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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...


Comrades in arms deals

However by the time his successor Field Marshal Abdel Fatah Khalil el Sisi received United States Secretary of State John Kerry on 13 October top of the agenda was US President Barack Obama's effort to build a coalition against Islamic State in Iraq and Shams/Levant (ISIS/ISIL also known as Da'ish or IS)...


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...


Parliaments at sea

Britain France Germany and Italy joined President Barack Obama's government in warning against foreign interference in Libya and the threat to the democratisation process...


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...


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