President-elect George Weah Craves For Unify Government, Urges His Rival To Submit Names Of ‘Capable Liberians’

Flash Back: President-elect George Weah in handshake with Vice President Boakai

Liberia’s incoming 24th President, Senator Geotrge Manneh Weah in his utmost desire to unite the country after his recent presidential run-off election victory is threading for a unifying government by asking his rival, Vice President Joseph Nyuma Boakai to suggest capable candidates for appointment into his government. He made the suggestion on New Year day when he paid a visit at the residence of the Liberian Vice President.

Below is Mr. Weah’s Facebook post:

“Earlier today, I paid a courtesy visit to the Honorable Vice President, Hon. Joseph Nyumah Boakai as a sign of solidarity and good will; and to wish him happy new year. I expressed to him that the elections are over now, and that there’s no winner here.

“I informed him that Liberia is the true winner, and that we must all work collectively in the best interest of our Country. I further intimated that he’s a man of impeccable character and experience, and that his expertise will be needed in order to move our Country forward. I further assured him that he will be granted due courtesy according to the law as a statesman and outgoing VP.

“Finally, I did suggest to him to put forth his people that he believes are capable of helping us move Liberia forward. Happy new year to you all.

“May God bless you.”

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists.