Michelle Obama and daughters may visit Morocco
The first lady of the United States, Michelle Obama and her daughters have chosen Marrakesh, Morocco to spend their holidays.
According to Le360, who said to have received this information from informed sources, the Obama ladies will pack their suitcases and head toward Marrakesh by the end of this June. No precise information regarding the specific resort has been provided.
Michelle Obama’s stay will last at least a week, during which the first lady of the United States and his daughters will visit the area of the Red City, says the same source.
Note that this is the first visit of Michelle Obama to Morocco. Her husband Barack Obama, meanwhile, has never set foot in the Moroccan kingdom despite his eight years in the White House. There were plans to visit Tangier in 2014, but that never materialized.
These are the presidential visits to African countries by Barack Obama:
South Africa (Johannesburg, Pretoria, Soweto): In July 1-2, 2013, Met with President Jacob Zuma and with members of the Mandela family; gave a speech on trade and investment, development, democracy and security partnerships; visited Robben Island.
Tanzania (Dar es Salaam): July 1-2, 2013 Met with President Jakaya Kikwete. Laid a wreath at the memorial to the 1998 United States embassy bombing.Participated in trade and investment discussions; accompanied by business leaders.
Senegal (Dakar): 2-Jul-13 Stopped during return to Washington D.C.
Kenya (Nairobi): July 24-26, 2015, Attended the 2015 Global Entrepreneurship Summit. Also met with President Uhuru Kenyatta.
Ethiopia (Addis Ababa): July 26-28, 2015 Met with the government of Ethiopia and addressed the African Union.