White House Aide Omarosa resigns from the White House, to depart in January
Omarosa Manigault Newman, a White House aide and former “Apprentice” contestant has rfesigned from her position in the White House. Her title was assistant to the president and communications director for the Office of Public Liaison.
Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said on Tuesday evening that Omarosa had resigned “to pursue other opportunities.”
“Omarosa Manigault Newman resigned yesterday to pursue other opportunities. Her departure will not be effective until January 20, 2018. We wish her the best in future endeavors and are grateful for her service,” a statement from Sarah Sanders read.
However, recent reports have it that Omarosa, who is of Nigerian descent, was actually fired from the White House.
CNN contributor, April Ryan, claims that Omarosa was fired for acting out. She got shown the door at the White House because Chief of Staff John Kelly “was tired of it,” April Ryan told Wolf Blitzer on Wednesday afternoon.