Anything Is Possible During Election '08

Jonathan Garthwaite
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Posted: Oct 07, 2008 9:42 AM
Author of anti-Obama book detained in Kenya.

NAIROBI (AFP) — The American author of a best-selling, controversial book blasting White House hopeful Barack Obama was detained Tuesday by security officials in Kenya, police said.

Jerome Corsi "has been detained and he is currently being held at the immigration office" in Nairobi, a top police official told AFP on condition of anonymity.

Corsi was to unveil "The Obama Nation" to the Kenyan public at a Nairobi hotel.