benKenya is truly the land of greats! World Famous Neurosurgeon, Dr Ben Carson has traced his roots back to the country.

In a video that has surfaced online, the author of bestsellers-Gifted Hands, Think Big and The Big Picture, claimed that his ancestors were from Turkana.

He was speaking about slavery when he made the interesting revelation.

Ben Carson is vying for the the Republican Presidential seat in next year’s elections, and latest polls place him at a respectable number 4 behind frontrunner Jeb Bush, Donald Trump and Mike Huckabee.

He’s doing quite well considering nearly 20 Republicans have expressed interest.

Here is that video: