Joe Biden, Democratic candidate in the US presidential election, has declared that he’s assured of victory.
Biden addressed the nation on Thursday.
He noted that it was clear that he had won “enough states to achieve 270 electoral votes to win the presidency”.
“Now, each vote have to be counted. Nobody’s going to take our democracy from us…not now, not ever.
“I’m not right here to declare that we’ve received, however I’m right here to report when the rely is completed, we imagine we would be the winners.
“I’m assured that we are going to emerge victorious. However this won’t be my victory alone. It is going to be a victory for the American individuals.”
Official outcomes as at 9:50am Nigeria time, reveals Biden is barely forward of President Donald Trump.
However the race is too close to call as votes are still being counted in lots of states.
Nevertheless, the previous vice president has launched a transition website.
A message on the portal reechoed Biden’s comment that Individuals will resolve the subsequent president.
“Votes are still being counted in a number of states across the nation. The crises dealing with the nation are extreme — from a pandemic to an financial recession, climate change to racial injustice.
“The transition group will proceed making ready at full pace in order that the Biden‑Harris Administration can hit the bottom operating on Day One,” the statement read.