Former US President Barack Obama has ruled out taking a role in President-elect Joe Biden’s administration when he takes office in January 2021.
Speaking on CBS Sunday morning, the first African-American President of the United States said he won’t take a job in the next administration because he fears his wife, Former First Lady Michelle Obama will leave him if he does.
Barack Obama said Joe Biden doesn’t need his advice to lead the country when he was asked how he will help his former vice-president.
Obama however said he will help his friend Joe Biden in any way possible but he won’t be a part of his cabinet because his wife will be shocked.
Some top officials of Obama’s 2009 to 2016 administration are being considered for influential positions in Joe Biden’s cabinet including Susan Rice.
The Former President is scheduled to release a memoir on his presidency titled “A Promise Land” on Tuesday.