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Former United States President, Barack Obama’s high school basketball jersey went up for sale in auction. The buyer who decided to remain anonymous,  bought it for a whooping Ksh12 million which is equivalent to $120,000. The jersey is encrypted number 23.

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CBSDFW reported that, Peter Noble who was a student at a prestigious and elite Honolulu prep school when he grabbed a basketball jersey that was destined for the trash. Years later he saw an old photo of Obama, a fellow Punahou School alumnus, wearing the No. 23 jersey while a guard on the 1979 Hawaii state championship team.

Noble did not realize that the jersey belonged to President Obama until the he was elected President and he saw an image of him wearing the jersey.