President Weah Melts Relations With Former Ruling Party, Discuss With Ex-Vice President Boakai And President Sirleaf

Former President Sirleaf with President Weah

In order solidify relationship with  executives of the former ruling Unity Party (UP), and to gain their support during these troubling times of the ruling Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC), the Liberian leader, President George Manneh Weah in his continued endeavor to open his administration to diverse views and counsels from a broad-spectrum of the national mosaic, this week hosted his immediate past predecessor, Madam Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, at his Foreign Ministry office where both statespersons discussed a range of critical national issues.

Former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf paid the Liberian leader a courtesy visit to share perspectives on prevailing developments in the country; how to sustain the gains made over the years and to preserve the democratic space.

President Weah with former Vice President Boakai

President Weah emphasized his government’s commitment to promoting national development, peace, reconciliation, unity and growth at every sector of the Liberian society.

President Weah assured his predecessor that he would continue regular dialogues with eminent persons as well as ordinary Liberians as a way of ensuring that every citizen’s view is factored in his governance agenda. Similarly the Liberian also met with former Vice President Joseph N. Boakai this week.

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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.