Biden departs for church service ahead of inauguration

Incoming US President Joe Biden is currently on his way to attend a church service as part of the ceremonies listed for his inauguration today.

Biden took off from Blair House to Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle in Washington on the morning of his inauguration as the 46th US President.

Meanwhile, the outgoing US President Donald Trump has left the White House.

Trump left today taking off from the lawn of the White House in the company of his wife Melania.

Marine 1 which conveyed the President took him around the premises of the White House to give him a final view before arriving at Joint Base Andrews.

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This took place ahead of Biden’s inauguration.

Biden who defeated Trump at the US presidential election of November 3, 2020, will be sworn-in at 17:00 GMT.

The event will not be attended by Trump who continues to maintain his claim that the election was stolen from him.

The inauguration will, however, be graced by the outgoing Vice President Mike Pence, Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell and other GOP leaders.

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