A Kenyan mother has named her new-born twins after US President Barack Obama and his Republican challenger Mitt Romney.
Millicent Owuor, 20, gave birth to the twins in south-west Kenya on the day Mr Obama was re-elected.
A short distance from the hospital, at the Obama family’s ancestral village, people were celebrating his victory.
“I named the first twin Barack and the second one Mitt,” Ms Owuor is quoted by Reuters news agency as saying.
Ms Owuor posed for photographers on Wednesday at the Siaya District Hospital with her twin boys.
She said she had named her twins after the winning and losing US presidential candidates in order to remember the day of the vote, Kenya’s Standard newspaper reports.