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Hillary Clinton reacts to Trump's presidential nomination

Donald Trump officially secured the nomination on Wednesday Credit: Reuters

Hillary Clinton reacted to the news that Donald Trump had been officially announced Republican presidential candidate on Wednesday.

The presumptive Democrat candidate took to social media to up the fight against the billionaire businessman.

Watch: Donald Trump secures Republic presidential nomination

Donald Trump was officially named the Republican presidential candidate on Wednesday.

The billionaire businessman accepted the nomination at the party's national convention in Cleveland, Ohio, after winning enough delegates.

Trump passed the line when New York, his home state, awarded him 89 delegates.

His son, Donald Trump Jnr, was handed the microphone to announce the New York result, thereby confirming his father's nomination to fight for the White House.

The convention erupted as Donald Trump Jnr shouted: "Dad, we love you".

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