Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Tweets On Youth Exclusion- Says It Perpetuates Generational Cycles Of Poverty

Ex-Liberian Leader, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

The former Liberian leader, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf  who is now active on social media has again tweeted, this time she said exclusion of the young people from the labour force will helps to perpetuate generational cycles of poverty.

She said such also will help to break down social cohesion which can be associated with higher levels of crime and violence among idle youth.

The former Liberian leader’s new effort by using the social media to touch on issues affected our one world seems appreciated, with many lauding her for the new initiative in creating awareness for whosoever in power to deal with.

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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, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.