Former president of the United States of America, Barack Obama has sent his former vice President Joe Biden and President elect a special message on Saturday.
The former US president sent his message through his official social media accounts, congratulating both Joe Biden and his vice president elect Kamara Harris.
“I could not be prouder to congratulate our next president Joe Biden and our next first lady Jill Biden, I also couldn’t be prouder to congratulate Kamala Harris for groundbreaking election as ever next vice president,” part of the message read.
President Obama noted that Americans turned out in large numbers despite the Covid-19 pandemic.
Obama stated that America is lucky to get Joe as its president seeing he has already served in similar capacity having served under his administration before and therefore Americans should feel proud of themselves.
He expressed confidence in Joe Biden’s election noting that he knows very well he will be equal to the task and deliver to the mandate of the people.
The congratulation is coming despite Donald Trump stating that he will be heading to court to contest the election of both Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on Monday.