Mama Sarah Onyango Obama, the grandmother of former US President Barrack Obama has died at the age of 99.
This was made known by her daughter, Marsat Obama, who stated that her mother died at the Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and Referral Hospital, Kisumu around 4:45am this morning, Monday March 29.
Sarah Obama was admitted to the hospital on Sunday morning, because of her illness but she died this morning.
The family has already announced that they want her buried today (Monday) at the Muslim Cemetery in Kisumu.
One of her relative noted, “We are trying to see whether we shall be able to bury her today and if not, we shall bury her tomorrow”.