Miss Liberia Lauds ECOWAS Heads Of States

Miss Liberia in an interview with BBC Africa Correspondent, Jonathan Paye-Layleh

Liberia’s beauty queen, Ms. Wokie Dolo has lauded leaders of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) for helping to remain peaceful over the years, and also praised the outgoing Chairperson, Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf for standing firm in keeping Liberia to be peacefully stabled.

Miss Liberia, Ms. Wokie Dolo was speaking to the BBC African Service at the just ended ECOWAS 51st Ordinary Summit held at the Farmington Hotel in Margibi County, she further noted that the gathering of African leaders on the soil of Liberia proved that this Country is gaining its notable role amongst the comity of nations.

Miss Liberia was among hundreds of dignitaries who came far and near to be a part of this unique occasion, also urged her countrymen and women to appreciate the level of contributions President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has made and is still making in bringing dignity to her home country.

Miss Liberia just concluded a weeklong tour of two African countries, Uganda and Ghana. In Uganda, Miss Liberia had a week-long charitable tour in Uganda with her Ugandan beauty queen counterpart, Iryn Nakitende, affectionately call Rising Woman of Uganda, Miss Liberia, and later traveled Ghana to also meet her Ghanaian counterpart.

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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.