In this August 2006 article "CBS 2 Political Editor Mike Flannery ... [outlines] traveling with Sen. Barack Obama on his trip to Africa. Here, he recounts his travels in the senator's homeland [Kenya]." This day-by-day account describes a safari, anti-corruption efforts, and travels to Obama's roots. ("Obama's now-deceased father was an economist for the government," and the family's ancestral compound is near Lake Victoria, Kenya.) From CBS 2, Chicago.