Obama snubs Kenyan diaspora
10 October 2011, 16:30
USA - More than 500 US residents of Kenyan descent gathered in Washington on Saturday in the first ever diaspora conference focused it's relationship with Kenya.
Despite President Barack Obama's obvious absence, Kenya's US Ambassador Elkanah Odembo said organisers had invited him to attend the event, but the White House replied that the president's schedule did not allow for it.
The First Lady Michelle Obama also did not attend, despite the rumours that she would attend.
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