Congratulatory messages are pouring in from leaders across the globe for US president Elect, Joe Biden, and US Vice president-elect Kamala Harris.
Former US president Barack Obama has extended words of congratulations to fellow Democrat Joe Biden and Kamala Harris’s ‘historic and decisive victory’ in the US presidential election.
Arab leaders congratulated Joe Biden on his election victory, but some people in the Middle East expressed cynicism over U.S. policy even if he pursues diplomacy rather than President Donald Trump’s blunt approach to the region’s myriad problems.
Republican President Donald Trump’s campaign said on Saturday it had filed suit in Arizona, alleging the Southwestern state’s most populous county incorrectly rejected votes cast by some voters in the US presidential race on Election Day.
Investors and financial executives took a big sigh of relief on Saturday after major networks declared Democrat Joe Biden winner of the U.S. presidential election, offering some certainty after days of conflicting reports about who might run the White House next term.
The Palestinians have been holding out for a change of US president for three years, hoping for a chance to hit the reset button on relations with Washington.
President-elect Joe Biden is expected to address the nation at 3AM CAT/8 pm Eastern Time in light of his victory over President Donald Trump.
Joe Biden has won the US Presidential Election, according to Edison Research and several major television networks.
Democrat Joe Biden appeared poised for victory in the US presidential election on Saturday as vote counts in key states leaned his way, while President Donald Trump showed no sign of conceding despite his increasingly bleak chances.
President Cyril Ramaphosa says he will comment on the US elections once the final results have been tallied.
The Democratic challenger in the United States Presidential election, Joe Biden, says that he and his running mate, Kamala Harris, are preparing to put in place a plan to slow the spread of the coronavirus once they take office.
US Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito on Friday night ordered county election boards in Pennsylvania to comply with a state directive to separate mail-in ballots received after 8 p.m. on Election Day from other ballots.
Democrat Joe Biden edged closer to winning the White House on Friday, expanding his narrow leads over President Donald Trump in the battleground states of Pennsylvania and Georgia even as Republicans sought to raise $60 million to fund lawsuits challenging the results.
Republican President Donald Trump, in a tweet on Friday evening, warned Democrat Joe Biden should not "wrongfully claim" the presidency, indicating he would double down on a legal challenge of the election results.
Georgia’s secretary of state on Friday said he expects a presidential vote recount in the battleground state, where Democrat Joe Biden has a small lead over Republican President Donald Trump.
Supporters of Joe Biden danced in the streets outside a ballot-counting center in Philadelphia on Friday as the steadily growing vote tallies showed the Democratic former vice president could soon be declared winner of the US presidential election.
Democrat Joe Biden stood on the verge of winning the US presidency on Friday, as he expanded his narrow leads over President Donald Trump in the battleground states of Pennsylvania and Georgia three days after polls closed.
A federal judge denied an emergency request from US President Donald Trump’s campaign on Thursday to stop ballot counting in Philadelphia so long as Republican observers were not present.
The US Postal Service (USPS) said about 1 700 ballots had been identified in Pennsylvania at processing facilities during two sweeps on Thursday and were being delivered to election officials.
President Donald Trump appeared before the media late Thursday as his grip on the White House appeared to slowly slip away, presenting a litany of grievances while he accused Democrats of trying to steal and rig the election.
Donald Trump is accusing the Democrats of trying to cheat him of victory. He addressed the media at the White House, accusing the Biden camp of trying to steal votes.
US Presidential hopeful Joe Biden has appealed for calm as Americans wait anxiously for the election results. Addressing Americans after briefings on COVID-19 and the economy, Biden called for each ballot to be counted amid allegations of vote fraud.
Democrat Joe Biden crept nearer to victory over Donald Trump on Thursday in an exceedingly close US election that hinged on razor-thin margins in a handful of states, while the Republican president escalated his legal efforts to influence vote counting and made fresh unsubstantiated claims of voting fraud.
A judge in Michigan has tossed out a lawsuit brought by US President Donald Trump's campaign in hopes of halting vote-counting in the battleground state.
As the race to the White House continues in the United States, many across the world wait in anticipation of who will be the next United States (US) president. For South Africa, these elections are important as many hope that relations between the two countries will continue to improve.
Democrat Joe Biden edged closer to victory in the US presidential race on Thursday as election officials tallied votes in the handful of states that will determine the outcome and protesters took to the streets.
Democrat Joe Biden moved closer to victory in the US presidential race on Thursday as election officials tallied votes in the handful of states that will determine the outcome and protesters took to the streets
A crowd of Donald Trump supporters, some armed with rifles and handguns, gathered outside an election center in Arizona on Wednesday night after unsubstantiated rumors that votes for the Republican president were deliberately not being counted.
Police in the city of Portland made arrests and seized fireworks, hammers and a rifle after late night demonstrations, as Oregon Governor Kate Brown activated the state’s National Guard in response to “widespread violence” on the night after voting in the U.S. presidential election.
In a true show of volatility, the rand has strengthened by around one percent against the dollar in overnight trade.