The stepmother of former US President Barack Obama has died. Kezia Obama, the mother of Malik and Auma Obama, died on Tuesday.
The cause of her death has not been disclosed but Kenya’s Standard newspaper says she died in the UK.
Kezia Obama’s daughter Auma, who enjoys a close relationship with former President Obama, said she was numb after losing her:
Lost my beloved mother yesterday. I’m numb. 😢 pic.twitter.com/Hq8MIkhfAu
— Auma Obama (@AumaObama) April 14, 2021