|Following Barack Obama's triumph in the US elections on Tuesday night, there has been a wave of christenings in his name in Kenya.
The 47-year-old son of a Kenyan father and an American mother made history this week by being elected the first black president of the United States.
As a result, the country of Obama's ancestry, where his paternal grandmother still lives, has filled maternity wards with babies of the same name in tribute to the president-elect.
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