...West announced his intention on Saturday via a tweet
American rapper, Kanye West has announced that he is running for the president of the United States.
The 43-year old singer disclosed this on his Twitter handle @kanyewest on Saturday July 4, being an America’s Independence Day.
West, who is known to be an ardent supporter of the United States President, Donald Trump promised in April that he was going to vote for him in November 3 presidential election.
The American artiste used the hashtag #2020VISION in his declaration to run for the office president of America indicates he is contesting this year presidential election slated for November.
“We must now realize the promise of America by trusting God, unifying our vision and building our future. I am running for president of the United States,” he tweeted.
However, his decision to join the presidential race looks awkward as both Democratic and Republican are set for their national conventions to officially announce their candidates in August.