A Liberian among Hundreds of Graduates Leave the Walls of Howard University as US President Delivers Commencement address today

johnson2The President of the United of America, Barrack Obama is expected today, May 7, 2016 to deliver this year’s commencement keynote address at Howard University in Washington as hundreds of graduates including a Liberian will receive their Degrees in several disciplines.

The U.S. President who will be the sixth sitting president to deliver a commencement address at Howard, known as the most prestigious historically black university in the United States during the program will receive an honorary doctorate degree.

The Liberian, Archibald Johnson will today be among hundreds of international students to receive their Degrees in their respective disciplines as medical doctors to be assigned at various U.S. based hospitals.

Mr. Johnson is 29 years old, will be receiving his medical credentials with emphasis in general surgeon.

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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.