Liberian Leader Makes Additional Appointments in Government, Milton Weeks Named New Executive Governor Of Central Bank

weeks1The Liberian leader, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has made additional appointments in government affecting the Ministries of Finance and Development Planning, Foreign Affairs, Internal Affairs, Central Bank of Liberia, General Auditing Commission and the Independent National Commission on Human Rights.

According to an Executive Mansion release, those appointed are:

Central Bank of Liberia

Mr. Milton Weeks – Executive Governor

Mr. Kolli Tamba – Member, Board of Directors

Mrs. Elsie Dossen Badio – Member, Board of Directors

Ministry of Finance & Development Planning

Mr. Boima Kamara – Minister

Dr. James Kollie will be taking a new position soon

Independent National Commission on Human Rights

Atty. Oretha Snyder Davis – Commissioner

Atty. James Torh                       – Commissioner


Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Rev. Jervis Witherspoon – Chief of Protocol (Replacing Mr. Charles Allen who goes into Diplomatic Service)

Mr. Emmanuel Munyeneh – Assistant Minister for International Cooperation

General Auditing Commission

Mr. Adam Sheriff – Deputy Auditor General – Assurance


Ministry of Internal Affairs

Sara K. Kullie – Mayor, Voinjama City, Lofa County


These appointments are subject to confirmation by the Honorable Liberian Senate were applicable.

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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.