President Obama To Visit Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania

The White House says U.S. President Barack Obama will travel to Africa this summer, visiting three countries.

In a statement Monday, the White House says President Obama along with his wife, Michelle, will travel to Senegal, South Africa and Tanzania in late June and early July.

The administration says Obama will meet with government officials as well as leaders from business, civil society and youth groups.

It says the trip – from June 26 to July 3 – will reinforce the close ties between …