Onyango Obama, also known as Uncle Omar, is an illegal immigrant and uncle of President Barack Hussein Obama. Oyango's sister is Zeituni Onyango, Barack's aunt, an illegal immigrant who made news for having her deportation case dismissed. Oyango was arrested in Massachusetts on suspicion of driving under the influence. He was arrested last year on his immigration status but released by ICE. It was reported that he had a social security card for 19 years. Oyango requested he make a call to the White House.