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Michelle Obama Gives Emotional Shoutout To Her Husband Barack Obama

Former United States First Lady Michelle Obama is sharing photos and memories from her book “Becoming” on her Instagram. She shared one of herself and her husband on Wednesday, a photo from a special day: their wedding day. Her husband Barack Obama had woken with a head cold on the day, she shared, but somehow it disappeared on the…

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Barack & Michelle Obama Sign Deal To Produce Films & Series For Netflix

Netflix on Monday announced that it has signed a deal with Barack and Michelle Obama to produce TV shows and films for the streaming service. It had previously been reported that the deal was in the works, although it was never confirmed until now. Netflix, in their statement, wrote: President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama have entered into a multi-year agreement…

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Presidency: Obama Failed Nigeria In Fighting Boko Haram

  The Nigerian presidency on Sunday said the United States of America under the Barack Obama failed to provide the necessary support for the country in the fight against terrorism. But on the contrary, the presidency said President Donald Trump has been very supportive of Nigeria’s efforts to defeat Boko Haram since he assumed office.…

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Barack Obama To Deliver 16th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture

The Nelson Mandela Foundation and Obama Foundation have announced that former U.S President Barack Obama will deliver the 16th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture in Johannesburg. To honour the centennial of Madiba’s birth, the lecture’s theme will be “Renewing the Mandela Legacy and Promoting Active Citizenship in a Changing World.” The Lecture will focus on creating conditions for bridging divides, working across…

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The Obamas Are Reportedly Going To Provide Shows For Netflix

Barack and Michelle Obama are currently in “advanced negotiations” with Netflix to produce a number of high-profile shows on the global streaming service, the New York Times is reporting—some of which they’d be in. Barack, according to people familiar with the Netflix discussions, does not plan on using his Netflix shows to respond to President Trump or…

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The Obamas’ Official Portraits Have Been Unveiled By Kehinde Wiley & Amy Sherald

The National Portrait Gallery unveiled their latest additions: official portraits of former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama. Kehinde Wiley, whose gripping work inserts black figures in modern streetwear or haute couture into classical contexts, was selected to paint President Obama. Amy Sherald, a Baltimore-based artist who paints black figures in shades of gray…

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So Emotional! Barack Obama’s Message To Wife Michelle Obama Made Us Shed A Tear

Barack Obama may not be the President of the United States anymore but his wife Michelle Obama will always and forever be his first lady. On Wednesday, to mark the Chicago native’s 54th birthday, the former POTUS took to Instagram to commemorate his wife’s special day with a message that will definitely leave you reaching…

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UK Govt Begs Prince Harry & Meghan Not To Invite Obamas To The Royal Wedding

Prince Harry and his American fiancée Meghan Markle reportedly want to invite former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama to their wedding in May but government officials in the United Kingdom are worried such a move could anger the current U.S. President Donald Trump. A report released on Christmas Day by The…

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Barack Obama Picks Kehinde Wiley To Paint Official Presidential Portrait

Former US President Barack Obama has handpicked artist Kehinde Wiley to paint his official Presidential portrait, Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery announced. Wiley is best known for his pieces showing African-Americans in hip-hop gears, with poses referencing classic paintings. Former first lady Michelle Obama also selected African-American artist Amy Sherald to paint her portrait. The Obamas’ portraits will be unveiled in early 2018, and will become…

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Still Celebrating the Obamas! Former FLOTUS Michelle’s Best Looks

If you’ve followed closely the live of the Obamas in recent times, then it’s no news to you that they just celebrated their 25th wedding annivesary. Still in the spirit of celebrating almost everyone’s favourite American couple, let’s take a look at some of the best looks of the former First Lady of the United States…

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