The grandmother of former US President Barrack Obama, mama Sarah Onyango Obama has given up the ghost dead at 99.
Her death has been confirmed by her daughter, Marsat Obama, who explained that her mother died at the Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and Referral Hospital, Kisumu this morning at 4.45am, Monday, 29th of March.
Sarah Obama had been admitted to the hospital on Sunday morning from an illness but lost her battle with life barely 24 hours later.
The family has announced they want her buried today (Monday) at the Muslim Cemetery in Kisumu.
a relatives said.
“We are trying to see whether we shall be able to bury her today and if not, we shall bury her tomorrow.”