General elections were held on October 10, 2023 to elect the president, House of Reps and Senate members
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Primate Ayodele stated in an interview that he is not happy Weah lost the election.
“At this juncture, I would like to congratulate the National Elections Commission for a job well done. You have earned the respect of all Liberians, our foreign partners, international observers, and the world at large for completing this difficult task to the satisfaction of all stakeholders, including the contesting parties”.
It is with great honour that I take this moment to recognize and celebrate His Excellency George Weah, a man whose journey from the football field to the presidency has filled us with immense pride as Africans and shattered the misconceptions that democracy cannot thrive in our remarkable continent.
Weah said it was “time to put national interest above personal interest”.
The warning was contained in a statement signed by his media aide, Osho Oluwatosin, issued on Sunday.
The Nigerian Vice President was the Special Guest of Honour at a youth forum to mark the 60th birthday of the Liberian Vice President, Dr. Jewel Howard-Taylor. But he was first received in Monrovia by President George Weah who held talks with him and welcomed him to the West African nation, expressing appreciation for the VP’s one-day visit.
Liberian forward Weah picked up the individual prize back then but no African player has won it since.
The leaders, including the President of Liberia, George Weah; United States Senator Chris Coons; President and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the African Export-Import Bank, Prof. Benedict Okey Oramah; President, International Committee of the Red Cross, Peter Maurer, spoke on Monday at the virtual Leadership Panel, which was moderated by the Chairman, UBA Plc, Tony Elumelu
President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday in Abuja held bilateral talks with some leaders of Economic Community of West African States.
Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, on Friday said plans were underway for an MOU between Nigeria and South Africa on assets recovery and repatriation.
Two teachers also died in the blaze overnight, the President’s office said, citing information from the emergency services
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met behind closed doors the visiting Liberian President, George Weah, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday extended “Presidential Handshake’’ to all Presidents and Heads of Government from different parts of the globe who honoured Nigeria’s invitation to its Democracy Day 2019 celebration in Abuja.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday night hosted World leaders to a dinner and gala night ahead of Wednesday’s maiden edition of the country’s Democracy Day celebration.
President Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday, June 11, declare open a National Democracy Day Anti-corruption Summit.
Authorities in Liberia have blocked the internet in what is perceived to be a move to suppress ongoing anti-government protests in the capital, Monrovia.
African football legends both in Nigeria and abroad will on May 18 storm the Agege Stadium in Lagos to feature in the testimonial match organised to honour the outgoing Governor of the Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode.
The black snakes were seen this week briefly emerging from a hole in a wall of the reception area of the building in Monrovia, Liberia’s capital
The organising committee for the Governor Akinwunmi Ambode farewell football match has confirmed May 18, 2019 for the high profile game.