Mr. Joe Biden has been confirmed by the Associated Press (AP) as the next president of the United States. The election results which have been very slow to confirm, was announced with Mr. Biden receiving 284 electoral votes and Mr. Trump receiving 214 electoral votes.
The winning 20 electoral votes came from Pennsylvania, Mr. Biden’s home state to help him clinch the win. Mr. Trump in his reaction has vowed to take the electoral decision to court as he is not satisfied with the outcome.
Reactions from across the United States and the world has been celebratory as the world looks forward to new leadership in the White House. We congratulate the president elect of the United States of America.
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