Liberians Overwhelm For The Peaceful Voting Process Around The Country
The massive turnout of thousands of Liberians at various polling places around the country truly exemplified the willingness of their quest for peace during these electoral processes to choose their leaders.
International election observers from Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), the African Union (AU), the European Union (EU), the United States (US), and others who witnessed October 10 Polls expressed satisfaction for the huge turnout of voters including those who for the first time voted.
For his part, the head of the ECOWAS delegation, Ambassador Attahiru Muhammadu Jega, accompanied by Ambassador Josephine Nkrumah, Resident Representative of Ecowas to Liberia and other observers during their tour at various polling centers in Monrovia and its environs poured praises on Liberians who turnout peacefully to vote for their leaders.
According to reports from other part of the country, particularly Grand Kru County, similar peaceful incident was observed where the Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, and the County’s District # 2 Representative, Cllr. Jonathan Fonati Koffa voted for his reelection.
The voting process in that part of the country, according to our Correspondent who witnessed exercise, said it was peaceful when hundreds of Liberians in a long queue in order to exercise their political franchise political to elect their respective leaders of their choice including the presidency.