Former president and presidential candidate of the National Democratic Congress, John Dramani Mahama has joined other world leaders to congratulate US president-elect Joe Biden on his victory.
CNN, NBC, the BBC and Associated Press have projected the democratic candidate as the winner of the United States presidential election, and the president-elect himself has taken to Twitter to thank Americans for electing him.
“America, I’m honored that you have chosen me to lead our great country. The work ahead of us will be hard, but I promise you this: I will be a President for all Americans — whether you voted for me or not. I will keep the faith that you have placed in me,” Biden wrote on his Twitter page.
Congratulatory messages from world leaders have since been circulating on social media especially Twitter.
Joe Biden’s former boss, president Barrack Obama, Bill Clinton, UK prime minister Boris Johnson and many other world leaders have been sending the Biden team congratulatory messages.
In a statement posted on his Twitter page, John Mahama said Biden’s “resilience is admirable” adding “it’s taken sheer grit and determination to chalk this victory”.