President Barack Obama has admitted he lived with his Kenyan uncle in the 1980s – an embarrassing flip-flop from an earlier White House claim that the two had never met.
The commander-in-chief revealed on Thursday that he had stayed at the Cambridge, Mass., apartment of Onyango Obama as he prepared to attend Harvard Law School.
That contradicted a statement issued by the White House last year that there was no record of the two ever meeting, The Boston Globe reports.
The president’s relationship with his uncle came under scrutiny on Tuesday at a deportation hearing in Boston for Onyango Obama.
He has lived illegally in the United States for more than 40 years. Read more at THE BOSTON GLOBE.