George Weah takes comfortable lead in Liberia presidential poll

Provisional results released by Liberia’s National Elections Commission (NEC) put African football great, George Weah, in a comfortable lead. The figures showed the two-time presidential aspirant was ahead in 11 out of 15 counties, though most of the votes are yet to be counted. Vice President Joseph Boakai was leading in one county and comes […]

20 candidates fight over 2.2m votes in Liberia presidential poll

In less than 24 hours millions of voters will elect a new President and legislators in Liberia, the third of its kind after the end of the country’s civil war in 2003. Twenty Presidential Candidates, including current Vice President Joseph Boakai, are vying for the West African country’s top job in an election that has […]