Former Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki HaleyNikki HaleyThe Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Tax March - Biden, lawmakers start down a road with infrastructure Nikki Haley says if Trump runs for president in 2024 then she won't Democrat: 'Registration, engagement' are keys to toppling Sen. Tim Scott in South Carolina MORE said Wednesday that her first "official act" after leaving government office was to download the ride-hailing app Uber.

Haley shared what she's been up to since leaving the Trump administration on a fresh Twitter account created a day earlier. The former South Carolina governor said she was required by State Department rules to clear her old account of posts and followers.

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In the 24 hours since, she has been active on her new account, mostly sharing messages of encouragement and praise from supporters. The new account had more than 210,000 followers as of early Wednesday afternoon.

Haley left her post as U.N. ambassador at the end of 2018 in what she and President TrumpDonald TrumpBiden administration still seizing land near border despite plans to stop building wall: report Illinois House passes bill that would mandate Asian-American history lessons in schools Overnight Defense: Administration says 'low to moderate confidence' Russia behind Afghanistan troop bounties | 'Low to medium risk' of Russia invading Ukraine in next few weeks | Intelligence leaders face sharp questions during House worldwide threats he MORE portrayed as an amicable departure. Trump said in October Haley had informed him of her plans six months ago and that she wanted to "take a break" from public service.

Haley has said she intends to campaign for Trump in the 2020 presidential election, quashing speculation in some circles that she may mount a presidential bid herself.

Trump has named State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert as Haley's replacement, though she will require Senate confirmation before formally taking over the job.