US President, Barrack Obama’s, wife is in South Africa. She will be visiting Johannesburg and Cape Town, after which she will visit Botswana.
She will meet with Graca Machel (wife of Nelson Mandela) and President Zuma and she will be visiting Rhode Island and the Nelson Mandela Foundation.
The aim of the trip is to advance US policies on education, health and democracy and is a continuation of her work to engage young people.
Tina Tchen, Mrs Obama’s chief of staff said – “Our trip from June 21st to June 27th is going to focus on youth leadership, education, health and wellness. It’s really a continuation of the work that Mrs. Obama has been doing on her previous trips abroad with the president where she has, throughout the trip, met with students, met with youth to encourage them to excel academically and serve and lead”
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