LIBERIA: President Weah Expresses Condolences Over Death Of Oscar Quiah

The late Oscar Jaryee Quiah

President George Manneh Weah has expressed condolences following news of the passing of Oscar Jaryee Quiah, a former Vice Chairman of the erstwhile Liberia Transitional Government.

Mr. Quiah reportedly died on Saturday, January 30, 2021 after a protracted period of illness.

He will be remembered for his selfless service to Liberia at a time when the country grappled with fragility.

As a member of the erstwhile Progressive Alliance of Liberia (PAL), Mr. Quiah was one of the early progenitors of the Liberian pro-democracy advocacy movement.

Mr. Quiah also served as Minister of Internal Affairs, Post and Telecommunications, and a host of other positions in Liberia and overseas.

The Liberia leader has conveyed his deepest sympathy to the Quiah Family, urging them to take solace in the Lord during this difficult time for them.

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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.

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