Malik Obama wiki, bio, brother, family, age, wife, nationality
Malik Obama is a half-brother of President Barack Obama who is also known as Abongo or Roy. He is the son of Barack Obama, Sr. and his first wife Kezia. Malik and his half-brother, Barack met for first time in 1985 when Barack flew to Washington, D.C. from Chicago for visiting Malik. Although much of Obama family has dispersed throughout the Kenya and overseas, most including Malik still consider their rural village on shores of Lake Victoria to be the true home of them.
Now, let’s extract few more details regarding Obama’s bio which has been obtained from various sources. He was born as well as raised up in Nairobi, Kenya. He came into this world in March of 1958 which has now made him reach the age of 58. He went to get his education from the University of Nairobi from where he graduated with a Degree in Accounting.
During the presidential campaign of his brother, Malik was a spokesman for extended Obama family in Kenya. He also ran for governor of Kenyan county of Siaya in 2013 and he was defeated by a wide margin. Prior to 2016 United States Presidential Election, Malik has stated that he supported Donald Trump who is the candidate for Republican Party. He had also said that he like Donald Trump because Trump speaks from his heart.
Malik is a frequent visitor of United States and he is also a consultant in Washington, D.C. He has settled in Obama’s ancestral home Nyang’oma Kogelo which is a village of several hundred people. There, he runs a small electronics shop which is a half an hour drive outside of the town.
Prior to that, in 2008, Malik created The Barack H. Obama Foundation which is named after their father. Later in 2014, the foundation set up to organize the presidential library of Barack Obama was first called as The Barack H. Foundation. Besides, more details about Malik’s nationality, family and bio can be obtained from different sources.