Horse-trading begins for Liberia presidential runoff
Liberian parties began internal talks on Monday on whether to back former international footballer George Weah or incumbent Vice President Joseph Boakai in a runoff for the presidency.
Geroge Weah, Joseph Boakai face presidential runoff next month
With tallies in from 95.6 percent of polling stations, Weah took 39.0 percent of the votes and Boakai 29.1 percent, both well short of the 50 percent barrier required to win outright from the first round of voting held on Tuesday.
George Weah and Boakai ahead in Liberia election partial results
Liberian presidential candidates George Weah and Vice-President Joseph Boakai dominated partial tallies released by the country's electoral commission on Thursday.
Liberians await delayed results for new president
Liberia on Thursday awaited the delayed announcement of the outcome of presidential elections as international observers called for the results to be released promptly to avoid stoking tension.
As Liberia votes today, here’s why you should care
As Liberians head to the polls today to decide who will succeed President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, there is tremendous excitement and hope for renewed energy and new possibilities.
Five things to know about Liberia's election
Every candidate has asserted they have the magic formula to turn around Liberia's stuttering economy, which remains stubbornly reliant on foreign assistance despite significant endowments of iron ore, rubber and palm oil.
George Weah begins Liberia presidential campaigns
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is stepping down and there is no obvious frontrunner to lead the fragile west African state.
George Weah's son signs PSG pro deal
The 17-year-old son of iconic Liberian striker George Weah has joined Paris Saint-Germain's professional ranks on a three-year deal, the French Ligue 1 club said on Monday.
Liberian envoy lauds Ghana’s democracy, urges peaceful polls
A FORMER United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Goodwill Ambassador and Ambassador of Peace for the Republic of Liberia, George Manneh Weah, has commended Ghanaians for patriotism and peaceful co-existence. He also urged peaceful polls in the country.