President Barack Obama, visited his homeland Kenya, few times in 1988, 1992 and 2006 before his visit yesterday.
It was reported the President first visited to know more about his heritage and his father, who split from his mum 2 years after he was born.
On his second trip in 1992, he traveled with now, First Lady, Michelle, who was his fiancee at the time. They married a few months after that visit. He wanted Michelle to meet his paternal grandmother & other extended family members.
He then visited in 2006 as a US senator. Two years later, he became the President of the United States of America.