US Elections Trump to discuss leaving business at press conference

  • Published:

US President-elect Donald Trump said Wednesday he will be "leaving his business" to avoid any appearance of a conflict of interest while in the White House, insisting he was not legally bound to do so.

US President-elect Donald Trump said Wednesday he will discuss leaving his business while in the White House play

US President-elect Donald Trump said Wednesday he will discuss leaving his business while in the White House

(Getty/AFP/File)

US President-elect Donald Trump said Wednesday he will be "leaving his business" to avoid any appearance of a conflict of interest while in the White House, insisting he was not legally bound to do so.

In a series of Tweets, Trump said he would unveil his plans at a December 15 news conference in New York with his children.

He said he would "discuss the fact that I will be leaving my great business in total in order to fully focus on running the country in order to MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!"

"While I am not mandated to do this under the law, I feel it is visually important, as President, to in no way have a conflict of interest with my various businesses."

Subscribe to the P Live Newsletter!


Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on P Live Kenya?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +254708994405, Social Media @plivekenya: #PLiveEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@plive.co.ke.

Top 3

1 Grace Mugabe Accused of assault in South Africa, Zimbabwe's First Lady...bullet
2 Grace Mugabe Zimbabwe blocks South African airways flights amid scandalbullet
3 In Ghana Nigerians under attack over death of Ghanaianbullet

International News