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Dr Auma Obama

Founder and Director of the “Sauti Kuu Foundation”.

Born and raised in Kenya, Auma Obama completed her Doctorate in Philology at the University of Bayreuth, Germany. She is the initiator and CEO of the Sauti Kuu Foundation, which works to self-empower children and adolescents from underprivileged backgrounds in Kenya. Her autobiography “And Then Life Happens” was published in 2012.