Liberia awaits result of watershed presidential election
Liberia on Thursday peacefully awaited the results of a landmark presidential poll pitting former football star George Weah against Vice President Joseph Boakai in the first democratic transfer of power after decades and two devastating civil wars.
Counting under way in Liberia presidential run-off
Vote counting was under way in Liberia on Wednesday following a peaceful run-off election for a new president, pitting former international footballer George Weah against Vice-President Joseph Boakai.
Liberia’s Supreme Court lifts suspension on presidential run-off election
The Supreme Court of Liberia has lifted its stay order on the country’s presidential run-off election earlier billed for Nov. 7.
Liberia elections marred over accusations of fraud
The Supreme Court of Liberia has suspended arrangements for next week’s presidential run-off vote between the candidate of the Congress for Democratic Change...
Liberia’s Supreme Court halts presidential run-off over fraud allegations
Liberia’s Supreme Court has stayed the Nov. 7 presidential run-off election until it considers a challenge to first round results by a losing candidate who has alleged fraud.
Liberia's Sirleaf hits back at vote 'interference' claims
Vice-President Joseph Boakai came runner-up to former international footballer George Weah in the October 10 presidential election, triggering a runoff round as neither man won a majority of the votes.
Liberia vice-president asks election body to probe irregularities
Liberia's vice-president has called on the electoral commission to probe irregularities in an October 10 presidential election and re-publish registered voters' names ahead of a runoff poll next month.
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.