Raw Video: Rapping at the Desmond Tutu HIV Center

A student raps for President Barack Obama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu as they visit with program participants at the Desmond Tutu HIV Center in Cape Town, South Africa

Raw Video: Student sings “At Last” to First Lady Michelle Obama

The First Lady met with students at MLK middle school in Dakar, Senegal. During the visit, one of the students gave an impromptu performance of Etta James’ “At Last” and she blew us away. “Let me tell you — that young woman could sing,” the First Lady said. June 27, 2013.

Raw Video: The First Lady’s Instagram Backstage After the Connecting Continents Google+ Hangout

First Lady Michelle Obama is joined by other participants backstage after the Connecting Continents Google+ Hangout in Johannesburg, South Africa for a group Instagram. Check out the First Lady’s new Instagram account at http://www.instagram.com/michelleobama

President Barack Obama talks with students in a health education class while touring the Desmond Tutu HIV Foundation Youth Centre in Cape Town, South Africa, June 30, 2013.

President Barack Obama talks with students in a health education class while touring the Desmond Tutu HIV Foundation Youth Centre in Cape Town, South Africa, June 30, 2013.

President Barack Obama greets Archbishop Desmond Tutu as he arrives at the Desmond Tutu HIV Foundation Youth Centre in Cape Town, South Africa, June 30, 2013.

President Barack Obama greets Archbishop Desmond Tutu as he arrives at the Desmond Tutu HIV Foundation Youth Centre in Cape Town, South Africa, June 30, 2013.

President Barack Obama listens to former prisoner Ahmed Kathrada as he stands in former South African President Nelson Mandela’s cell during a tour of Robben Island Prison on Robben Island in Cape Town, South Africa, June 30, 2013.

President Barack Obama listens to former prisoner Ahmed Kathrada as he stands in former South African President Nelson Mandela's cell during a tour of Robben Island Prison on Robben Island in Cape Town, South Africa, June 30, 2013.

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, along with daughters Sasha and Malia, stand in former South African President Nelson Mandela’s cell as they listen to former prisoner Ahmed Kathrada during their tour of Robben Island Prison on Robben Island in Cape Town, South Africa, June 30, 2013. Leslie Robinson is pictured at left.

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, along with daughters Sasha and Malia, stand in former South African President Nelson Mandela's cell as they listen to former prisoner Ahmed Kathrada during their tour of Robben Island Prison on Robben Island in Cape Town, South Africa, June 30, 2013. Leslie Robinson is pictured at left.

June 30, 2013 "A quiet moment inside Nelson Mandela’s former prison cell as the President embraced Sasha while the Obama family was listening to Ahmed Kathrada recount his years spent imprisoned here on Robben Island in Cape Town, South Africa. Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for 27 years, initially in this prison cell. Kathrada was imprisoned at Robben Island for 18 years." (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) This official White House photograph is being made available only for publication by news organizations and/or for personal use printing by the subject(s) of the photograph. The photograph may not be manipulated in any way and may not be used in commercial or political materials, advertisements, emails, products, promotions that in any way suggests approval or endorsement of the President, the First Family, or the White House.

June 30, 2013
"A quiet moment inside Nelson Mandela's former prison cell as the President embraced Sasha while the Obama family was listening to Ahmed Kathrada recount his years spent imprisoned here on Robben Island in Cape Town, South Africa. Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for 27 years, initially in this prison cell. Kathrada was imprisoned at Robben Island for 18 years."
(Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

This official White House photograph is being made available only for publication by news organizations and/or for personal use printing by the subject(s) of the photograph. The photograph may not be manipulated in any way and may not be used in commercial or political materials, advertisements, emails, products, promotions that in any way suggests approval or endorsement of the President, the First Family, or the White House.

President Barack Obama talks with senior advisors aboard Air Force One during a flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town, South Africa, June 30, 2013. Advisors, pictured from left are: Mike Froman, U.S. Trade Representative; Grant Harris, Senior Director for African Affairs; USAID Administrator Raj Shah; Gayle Smith, Senior Director for Development and Democracy; and Ben Rhodes, Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications.

President Barack Obama talks with senior advisors aboard Air Force One during a flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town, South Africa, June 30, 2013. Advisors, pictured from left are: Mike Froman, U.S. Trade Representative; Grant Harris, Senior Director for African Affairs; USAID Administrator Raj Shah; Gayle Smith, Senior Director for Development and Democracy; and Ben Rhodes, Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications.

Young African Leaders Initiative Town Hall

At the University of Johannesburg – Soweto, President Obama discusses youth empowerment and leadership with young African leaders in a town hall meeting. June 29, 2013.