India, Feb. 22 -- Former US President Donald Trump is likely to declare himself the "presumptive 2024 nominee" in his first public appearance after leaving office, according to news report by Axios.

Trump is scheduled to speak at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), an annual gathering of conservatives considered to be an essential stop over for Republicans with presidential aspirations. Aides said earlier he was expected to speak on February 28.

The former president will declare himself the "presumptive" nominee and is likely to say "I may not have Twitter or the Oval Office, but I'm still in charge", a report by Axios said, citing top Trump allies, including a long-time adviser, none of whom were identified in the repo...