What began with one woman’s Facebook post calling for action after the election of Donald Trump, culminated in a march the city government estimated to be 500,000 people in Washington, D.C., Saturday, the day after his inauguration. VOA’s Katherine Gypson reports.
“The Bible tells us how good and pleasant it is when God's people live together in unity. We must speak our minds openly, debate our disagreement honestly but always pursue solidarity. When America is united, America is totally unstoppable.”
Former U.S. President Barack Obama thanked supporters on Friday before departing for a vacation in California — saying that they "proved the power of hope." Obama was joined by former first lady Michelle Obama at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland. (APTN)
Nkululeko Sibanda of the Huddersfield University in Britain tells VOA's Gibbs Dube it is critical for presidents to leave office in USA after serving a specific period as stipulated in the country's constitution. He says this is not possible in African nations like Zimbabwe.