POSTED: Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 11:00am
UPDATED: Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 11:59am
NBC News — President Obama is a popular name for new born babies in Kenya. Most Kenyans consider Mr. Obama, whose father is from Kenya and whose mother was from Kansas, as one of their own.
Obama has five Kenyan half-brothers and a half-sister. Hospitals across Kenya are reporting an increase in babies named Obama, Barack and Michelle. Michelle is President Obama's wife.