Michelle Obama berates Trump for refusal to commence transition of power




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By Chibuike Nwabuko

Abuja (Sundiata Post) – The wife of erstwhile of United , Michelle Obama has berated Donald Trump over his refusal set in motion a smooth transition of power following his defeat at the polls.

Michelle, in an Instagram post , weighed in the refusal of Trump and first lady Melania Trump move forward with a transition of power.

 The former First Lady noted though the process of ceding power Trump’s family difficult, she persisted.
Recalling the events of 2016, Michelle wrote, “I hurt and disappointed — but the votes had been counted and Donald Trump had won.
“My husband and I instructed staff to do what George and Laura Bush had done for us: run a respectful, seamless transition of power — one of the hallmarks of American democracy.
“None of this easy for me. Donald Trump had spread racist lies about my husband put my family in danger. wasn’t something I ready to forgive.”

 The transition processes are yet to commence in the US because Trump, backed by top members of the ruling Republican Party, has refused to concede defeat to Joe Biden of the Democratic Party.Biden scored over 270 to defeat Donald Trump in a tight race to the White .
Biden has since assumed his role as the -elect, preparing to take over the White .

 But Trump has filed a flurry of court challenging Biden’s victory, insisting the was massively rigged.
The had also expressed the hope of being declared winner of the , saying that would be announced would put him ahead of Biden.