New York, June 28 (ANI): The First Family reached Senegal on Wednesday with Michelle's mother, Marian Robinson, and their niece, Leslie Robinson, in tow.
Leslie is the teen daughter of Michelle's older brother Craig.
To start their 7-day stay in Africa, Michelle, Malia and Leslie visited students at the Martin Luther King Middle School, an all-girls school in Dakar on Thursday, the New York Daily News reported.
It's been a busy summer so far for the First daughters Malia and Sasha, who were able to accompany their parents Barack and Michelle in Ireland and Germany this month.
They were joined by their dad's half-sister, Auma Obama, and were clicked sightseeing with their aunt, who resides in Kenya.
The First Family will jet off from the continent on July 2, just in time to return to the US to celebrate Independence Day, which will also be marking the 15th birthday of Malia. (ANI)