As at 7:15am, Clinton had 197 electoral votes ahead of Trump’s 187 of the 270 required to be declared winner.
Trump had been ahead before Clinton quickly overtook him.
Clinton — the Democratic former first lady, senator and secretary of state — began the day as the narrow favorite to win the White House and become America’s first female president.
The projections are based on CNN and other international media tally.
Capital FM News will keep updating you on the outcome of this crucial vote counting in America.