On to Nairobi with CODEL OBAMA

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JOHANNESBURG, South Africa—Sen. Barack Obama and the U.S. based press corps traveling with him move on to Nairobi today.

Once in Kenya, the group of 11 or so writers and photographers who have been covering Obama’s African trip–enough to fit into a van–will swell into a convoy. Both Chicago papers sent staffers on the trip who started with the Illinois Senator in Cape Town. At least three Chicago television stations place a Chicago-based wire reporter are expected to be coming on board in Nairobi.

Am behind in packing.

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