Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
Zuma’s fall, Africa rising
The recent events in South Africa are not only heartening, they portend good omen for Africans.
Female lawmaker congratulates Ellen-Johnson Sirleaf for winning Mo Ibrahim Award
Victoria Nyeche, member, Rivers State House of Assembly, representing the good people of Port Harcourt Constituency 1, has congratulated the immediate past President of Liberia and the first female President in Africa, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf....
Johnson-Sirleaf wins $5m Mo Ibrahim prize for African leadership
Former Liberian President, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, yesterday became the first woman to win the $5 million Mo Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership, in recognition of her efforts to rebuild her country following two devastating civil wars. This is coming after two consecutive occasions where no African ex leader was found worthy of the prestigious…
Sirleaf wins prestigious Ibrahim Prize for African leadership
Former Liberian president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Monday won the rarely-awarded Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership -- the world's biggest individual prize.
Some lesson notes from Weah’s Liberia
I went. I saw. And I wept for Liberia. I also wept for the new President, George Weah who is making the young and the old to see hope again.
Phoenix from the ashes of Liberian civil war
This ought to be a deserving tribute meant for only Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the out-going Liberian president, the first African woman to govern her country in that exalted capacity.
Liberian President, Sirleaf partners Rochas Foundation College of Africa on 2030 vision
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has expressed joy in partnering the authorities of the Rochas Foundation College of Africa in driving vision 2030, aimed at developing African continent via qualitative education.
Okorocha to unveil Johnson-Sirleaf’s statue Thursday
Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo is set to unveil the statue of another African president, weeks after a national outrage over the unveiling of a multi-million naira statue of President Jacob Zuma of South Africa. A News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) correspondent in Owerri reports that Okorocha’s latest statue, a monument of President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf…
Liberia's election delay divides already tense nation
The extraordinary delay in electing Liberia's new leader amid claims of electoral fraud is entrenching existing divides between the candidates and outgoing President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, as voters wait nervously for a resolution.