A 43-year-old tour guide from Sal in Cape Verde has become famous over night following his striking resemblance to the 44th US president, Barack Obama.
The tour guide, Jose Oliveira, a father of five,who has since become a centre of attraction on his own as tourists queue to take photos with him, revealed that he does not go a day without getting mobbed by fans adding that people ask him if he’s a distant brother to the former US president.
“I work as a tour guide so I am always meeting new people and their reaction is always the same.
“As soon as they see me they say: “Oh my God, you look just like Obama!”
“I find it very funny and I don’t mind posing for photographs with people. I have at least 15 photographs and selfies taken every day.’
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