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 […]

Liberia goes to poll: Who replaces Africa’s Iron Lady?

Africa’s first female President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf will bring her tenure as leader of Liberia to an end after serving the mandatory two terms. She was instrumental in the restoration of peace to the West African country after its 14-year civil war that led to the death of hundreds of citizens. She also improved on […]