Christians lose the battle for Sarah Obama’s soul

The Kenyan relatives of US President Barack Obama (from right), Norah Otieno, Consolata Oguma and Raphael Sidede with visiting Australian evangelist John Jeremic during a service organised by the Seventh Day Adventist Church at the Kenyatta Sports Ground in Kisumu on Saturday. Organisers of service had scheduled to convert Mama Sarah Obama to Christianity Photo/ DAN OBIERO

What you need to know:

  • Her family blocks the SDA’s attempts to baptise her

Attempts to convert US President Barack Obama’s grand mother to Christianity flopped on Saturday at the 11th hour after family members opposed the move.

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