“If Donald Trump can win this US presidential election then #Biafra can also attain her freedom. I love the spirit that never say ‘die’.”
– Emeka Gift, a Nigerian who is apparently pro-Biafran, said of Donald Trump’s victory. (Source: Twitter)
“Dear TB Joshua. Who gave you your prophecy? My God is not a man that He would lie neither is He the son of man that He would repent!”
– Reno Omokri, clergy and social commentator, takes on renowned Nigerian prophet, T.B. Joshua, for his prediction that Hillary Clinton was going to win the U.S. presidential election. (Source: Twitter)
“We are extremely saddened by the missed opportunity on the parts of the people of the United States to join smaller democracies in ending the marginalization of women.”
– Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the President of Liberia reacting to Hillary Clinton’s loss in the U.S presidential election. (Source: BBC)
“(This was) a rebellion against the elites, a complete reinvention of politics and polls. This was a white-lash against a changing country. It was a white-lash against a black president in part, and that’s the part where the pain comes.”
– Van Jones, Democratic commentator and former staffer of the Obama administration, commenting on Republican candidate, Donald Trump’s campaign and his eventual victory. (Source: Yahoo! news)
“This is painful and it will be for a long time…. I still believe in America and I always will. And if you do, then we must accept this result and then look to the future. Donald Trump is going to be our president. We owe him an open mind and the chance to lead.”
– Democratic candidate, Hillary Clinton, says in her concession speech. (Source: The Guardian, UK)
“Such a beautiful and important evening! The forgotten man and woman will never be forgotten again. We will all come together as never before.”
– Donald Trump, the U.S President-elect, said in his victory speech. (Source: Twitter)
“We are now all rooting for his (Donald Trump’s) success in uniting and leading the country. The peaceful transition of power is one of the hallmarks of our democracy. And over the next few months, we are going to show that to the world.”
– U.S President Barrack Obama calling on Americans, irrespective of the political divides, to unite and support the President-elect, Donald Trump. (Source: Time magazine)
“For those people saying calm down, no I will not. Yesterday, hate won, racism won, and sexism won. He (Donald Trump) is not my president. And I am ashamed.”
– Haley Halvorson, an American citizen, rejecting Donald Trump’s election as the next American president (Source: Twitter)
“#HesNotMyPresident. It doesn’t sound right calling him President. After Obama leaves, I have no President.”
– Chocolate Princes, an American, rejecting Donald Trump’s election. (Source: Twitter)
“I do not support the #NotMyPresident movement. We are a constitutional republic of, by, and for the people. #WeThePeople have chosen.”
– Austin Petersen, an American citizen, declaring support for Donald Trump’s election. (Source: Twitter)
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