PHOTOS: World Reacts to Obama's Win

PHOTOS: World Reacts to Obama's Win
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U.S. President-elect Barack Obama's step-grandmother, Sarah Hussein Obama, leaves a press conference in her home village of Kogelo, Kenya, on Wednesday, November 5.

Barack Obama's father, Barack Obama, Sr., was a Kenyan economist who died in 1982.

The Obama extended family joined thousands of people across the continent in cheering for the first African-American U.S. President.
—Photograph by Matt Dunham/AP
 
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