Facts of Auma Obama
|Full Name||Auma Obama|
|Profession||community activist, sociologist, journalist and author|
|Father Name||Barack Obama Sr.|
|Mother Name||Kezia Aoko|
|No Of Children||1|
|Sibilings||Malik Obama, Barack Obama, Abo Obama, and Bernard Obama|
|Date of Birth||1960|
Auma Obama is the step-sister of the 44th President of the United States, Barack Obama.
Auma is the elder daughter of Barack Obama Senior and his first wife, Kezia Obama.
She has four siblings. They are Malik Obama, Barack Obama, Abo Obama, and Bernard Obama. Auma is a divorcee.
She was married to Ian Manners. The pair tied the knot in 1996. They got separated after four years in 2000.
Auma has one daughter from his husband, Ian, named Akinyi Manners.
Her Personal Life And Achievements
Auma has graduated from the University of Bayreuth, with the degree of Doctor in Philosophy.
She has also studied at the German Film and Television Academy. She has been awarded different humanitarian awards.
Few of them are ‘TUV Rheinland Global Compact Award”, “Prix Courage Award,” “The World Human Rights Award,” and “The B.A.U.M. Award.”
She is also a member of the World Future Council, members of the Board of Trustees of the ‘German Reading Foundation,’ as well as the Advisory Board member at the University of Bayreuth.
Auma is also a member of the Governing Council of the Kilimanjaro Initiative in Nairobi.
In 2011, she was a subject of a German documentary film, “The Education of Auma Obama.”
Her Net Worth
Auma’s net worth has not been estimated yet.
However, being a famous sociologist and a community activist, we can assure that her net worth is around six-digit numbers.
Her brother, Barack, has a considerable net worth, which is estimated to be $40 Million. He has added it to his fortune through his career.
Barack earned it all from his time as president.
Moreover, he was able to increase it through his book deals, his speaking gigs, his Netflix deals, and an annual pension.
He is reportedly earning $205,700 annually from his pension.
According to CNBC, he earned $800,000 for two speeches and a minimum of $1.2 Million for three talks on Wall Street.
Below is the list of books written by Barack Obama
|S.N||Name of Books|
|1||Dreams from My Father|
|2||The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream|
|3||Of Thee, I Sing: Letter to My Daughters|
|4||Change We Can Believe In Barack Obama’s Plan to Renew America’s Promise|
|6||Yes, We Can! A Salute To Children|
|7||The Wit and Wisdom of Barack Obama|
|8||Barack Obama- Words that Inspired|
|9||Words on a Journey: The Great Speeches|
|10||INSPIRE A NATION|
How Does Auma Earn Money?
Auma is Sociologist. Besides this, she is also a community activist, journalist, and author.
She is the writer of the book named “And Then Life Happens: A Memoir.”
Auma has worked for five years in CARE International, an international charity organization.
She later started her charity named ‘Sauti Kuu Foundation', which is a non-profit organization that helps orphans and other young people and children struggling with poverty, in the East African country.
Bond With Her Brother
Auma shares a fantastic bond with her half-brother, Barack. She was there by his side in his presidential campaigns.
Auma was even the bridesmaid of Barack’s wife, Michelle. She adores him and is very proud of him.
Her brother, Barack, also serves as the Executive Chairperson of her charity ‘Sauti Kuu Foundation'.
- Auma is born in 1960, which makes her age 60 as of 2020.
- Her birth name is Rita Auma Obama.
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