Banner welcoming President Barack Obama in Dakar, Senegal
Media playback is unsupported on your device

US President Barack Obama begins Africa tour

US President Barack Obama has arrived in Senegal at the start of a week-long tour of Africa.

He will also visit South Africa and Tanzania as he aims to promote democracy and economic opportunities.

Julie Peacock reports.

  • 27 Jun 2013
Go to next video: Mandela supporters flock to Pretoria