Tag: George Weah

DRC’s and Liberia’s new presidents sworn in, promising to improve economy, security

January 23, 2024

The newly elected presidents of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Felix Tshisekedi and of Liberia, Joseph Boakai, have been sworn in, with both promising ... Read More

Liberia’s political veteran Boakai declared president-elect

November 21, 2023

Liberia’s political veteran and former vice-president Joseph Nyumah Boakai was on Monday (21 November) formally declared winner of the 14 November presidential election, defeating incumbent ... Read More

Two elections with very different conduct: Liberia’s ‘peaceful’ vs. Madagascar’s ‘tense’

November 20, 2023

Votes are being tallied in two African states — Liberia and Madagascar — and while their final results are still forthcoming, what is clear is ... Read More

Liberia: violent clashes ahead of 10 Oct general election raise security concerns

October 10, 2023

Liberia’s incumbent President George Weah, who is seeking a second six-year term, faces off against 19 other candidates in Tuesday’s (10 October) election, whose result ... Read More

King Mohammed VI Congratulates Liberia’s President-Elect

January 2, 2018

King Mohammed VI of Morocco has had a telephone call with President-Elect George Weah, a former international football star, who won Liberia’s presidential election, defeating ... Read More