On February 15, former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley (Nikki Haley) officially announced that she will participate in the 2024 U.S. presidential election, challenging former President Trump’s nomination for the Republican presidential nomination. According to reports, Nikki Haley announced on social media on February 14 local time that she will participate in the Republican presidential nomination campaign.
Haley was born in Bamberg, South Carolina, to Indian immigrant parents. Haley earned a BA in accounting from Clemson University. Haley was elected to the South Carolina House of Representatives in 2004 and was re-elected twice thereafter. Haley became the first female governor of South Carolina in 2010 and was re-elected in 2014. In November 2016, Trump appointed Haley as the permanent representative of the United States to the United Nations. From January 2017 to December 2018, Haley served as the permanent representative of the United States to the United Nations. If she wins the Republican presidential nomination, Haley, who is born into an Indian-American family, will become the first female and Asian-American presidential candidate nominated by the Republican Party.