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18 November 2017 17:37 (South Africa)

Obama family plans visit to Indonesia

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has invited US President Barack Obama to visit Indonesia, where Obama lived as a child. Obama and his family had been scheduled to visit the country in March, but the trip was postponed owing to the president's need to pass the healthcare reform bill. A June visit was also delayed, owing to the BP oil spill, but Obama is confident that his family will strike it third time lucky, and make the trip to Indonesia soon.  Read more: Reuters

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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