United States President, Mr.Donald Trump has relieved Defense Secretary Mark Esper of his appointment over tension between both Men which has dragged on for months .
Esper’s sack was announced in a tweet on Monday evening November 9, and comes on the heels of the US presidential election.
Trump has continued to refuse to concede defeat in the 2020 election to President-elect Joe Biden over yet to be proven allegations of mass voter fraud.
Trump, in the tweet announcing Esper’s sack, stated that Christopher Miller, a senior-ranking counter-terrorism official, would take over the top Pentagon job on an acting basis.
“Chris will do a GREAT job!” Trump tweeted.