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AllAfrica.com
President Sirleaf Pays One-Day Working Visit to NigerPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Thursday, July 21, 2016 paid a one-day worki
President Sirleaf Pays One-Day Working Visit to Niger
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President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Thursday, July 21, 2016 paid a one-day working visit to the West African nation of Niger. An Executive Mansion release said during the visit, President Sirleaf and President Issoufou Mahamadou held discussions on... Read more
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Conteh Wants 1-Year Ecowas Action Planthe designing of a one-year action plan with key implementable projects that ar
Conteh Wants 1-Year Ecowas Action Plan
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the designing of a one-year action plan with key implementable projects that are achievable during the tenure of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf as the current Chairperson of the Authority of Heads of State and Government of ECOWAS. Prof.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President and ITC Discuss Tourism in LiberiaPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has told a visiting delegation from the Interna
President and ITC Discuss Tourism in Liberia
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President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has told a visiting delegation from the International Trade Center (ITC) that she sees a great and promising potential in Liberia's tourism sector. An Executive Mansion release said President Sirleaf was speaking... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bong County Farmers Want to Be E-Registeredthey have not been registered under the E-Registration Platform recently launch
Bong County Farmers Want to Be E-Registered
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they have not been registered under the E-Registration Platform recently launched by the Liberian Government. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf launched the Platform on May 21, 2016 at the Klay Agricultural Vocational Training Center in Bomi... Read more
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Reuters
Lack of FGM ban in domestic violence law fails Liberia's girls, activists saywould perhaps have lost support from the more traditional communities," Johnson
Lack of FGM ban in domestic violence law fails Liberia's girls, activists say
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would perhaps have lost support from the more traditional communities," Johnson said from Monrovia. Liberia's President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf said at an event on gender equality in the United States last year that her government was committed to... Read more
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President Sirleaf Attends Funeral of Late Dep. Min. for Revenue, Juanita E. Manson-NealMonrovia — President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, on Friday joined family members, re
President Sirleaf Attends Funeral of Late Dep. Min. for Revenue, Juanita E. Manson-Neal
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Monrovia — President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, on Friday joined family members, relatives and friends at the State funeral of the late Juanita E. Manson-Neal for her exceptional contributions and services rendered the Republic of Liberia. According to... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Tide turns against Liberia's biggest slumpeople were made homeless in April alone, and are allocating temporary shelters
Tide turns against Liberia's biggest slum
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
people were made homeless in April alone, and are allocating temporary shelters to families further inland. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf visited the stricken community in May, which was hit less than two years ago by Ebola spreading like... Read more
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The Hill
Rise of Africa's first woman president foretells Clinton questEllen Johnson Sirleaf was in politics for more than three decades, and past ret
Rise of Africa's first woman president foretells Clinton quest
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf was in politics for more than three decades, and past retirement age, before she emerged as the president of the Republic of Liberia, and the first democratically elected woman to become president of an African nation. Along... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Sirleaf Dedicates Several Projects Ahead of July 26 - Describes Alpha Kapa Alpha Sorority As "true Partners"President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has commended the Alpha KapaAlpha Sorority for
President Sirleaf Dedicates Several Projects Ahead of July 26 - Describes Alpha Kapa Alpha Sorority As "true Partners"
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President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has commended the Alpha KapaAlpha Sorority for the construction of the Omega Market Village in Paynesville and described the organization as a "True Partner" whose dedication,commitment and passion contributed to the... Read more
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Aljazeera
The life-saving work of one Liberian midwifehealth is one of the areas which has been hardest hit by the shortfall in medic
The life-saving work of one Liberian midwife
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
health is one of the areas which has been hardest hit by the shortfall in medical personnel. In 2011, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf set out a five-year plan to dramatically reduce maternal mortality rates in Liberia. But it remains... Read more
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PhysOrg
Tide turns against Liberia's biggest slumpeople were made homeless in April alone, and are allocating temporary shelters
Tide turns against Liberia's biggest slum
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
people were made homeless in April alone, and are allocating temporary shelters to families further inland. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf visited the stricken community in May, which was hit less than two years ago by Ebola spreading like... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
France Appreciates Liberia's Solidarity in Time of Mourningto a Foreign Ministry release, when news of the heinous crime broke, the French
France Appreciates Liberia's Solidarity in Time of Mourning
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
to a Foreign Ministry release, when news of the heinous crime broke, the French Ambassador indicated that President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf was among the first to send a message of consolation and condolence to Mr. François Hollande, President... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberian Scientist, Inventor Dr. Dougbeh Nyan Is 'July 26' National OratorRehabilitation and Expansion Project will be dedicated in Buchanan, Grand Bassa
Liberian Scientist, Inventor Dr. Dougbeh Nyan Is 'July 26' National Orator
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Rehabilitation and Expansion Project will be dedicated in Buchanan, Grand Bassa County. On Monday, July 25, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf will continue to tour and/or dedicate projects in Montserrado and Margibi Counties; then at 4:00 p.m.,... Read more
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The Hill
He's our bad guy: a Paul Manafort storythe way, or he will mow you down. No surprise, Paul is not the hero of Choosin
He's our bad guy: a Paul Manafort story
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
the way, or he will mow you down. No surprise, Paul is not the hero of Choosing the Hero, The book celebrates the rise of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of the Republic of Liberia, and the first and still only woman to be elected president of an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberia, Ethiopia Sign Cooperation Agreementand information communication technology and manufacturing. The agreement was
Liberia, Ethiopia Sign Cooperation Agreement
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and information communication technology and manufacturing. The agreement was signed in the presence of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailermariam Desalegn by Liberia's Foreign Minister Marjon Kamara and her... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pres. Sirleaf Urges More Support for Women in AgriculturePresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says the lack of access to finance for women in
Pres. Sirleaf Urges More Support for Women in Agriculture
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says the lack of access to finance for women in agriculture remains a constraint that must be addressed if women are to become more productive in Africa's agricultural transformation. According to a dispatch from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AfDB President Akinwumi Adesina Reiterates Women's Crucial Role in Transforming Agricultureenterprises in the agricultural sector, many of whom are classified as micro or
AfDB President Akinwumi Adesina Reiterates Women's Crucial Role in Transforming Agriculture
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
enterprises in the agricultural sector, many of whom are classified as micro or small enterprises. Liberia's President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who is EWA's co-chair, lauded the Bank's Programme, which she said shared a common agenda with EWA.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Heads of State Jet in for AU Summitsessions, which begin today. Among those that had arrived by press time includ
Heads of State Jet in for AU Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
sessions, which begin today. Among those that had arrived by press time include presidents Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia, Hage Geingob of Namibia, Macky Sall of Senegal, Ibrahim Boubacar Keita of Mali, Allasanne... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
FACTBOX: Theresa May joins small but growing band of women world...CROATIA: President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic (2015) * GERMANY: Chancellor Angel
FACTBOX: Theresa May joins small but growing band of women world...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
CROATIA: President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic (2015) * GERMANY: Chancellor Angela Merkel (2005) * LIBERIA: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (2006) * LITHUANIA: President Dalia Grybauskaite (2009) * MALTA: President Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pres. Sirleaf Launches Women's Right to Access InformationPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has commended all women who have worked over th
Pres. Sirleaf Launches Women's Right to Access Information
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has commended all women who have worked over the years towards transforming the status of their peers. According to an Executive Mansion release, the Liberian leader made the commendation on Wednesday during a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Global Oil Crisis Sparks Shift to Renewable Energy in LiberiaCoffee Hydropower Plant, which will generate energy using the power of moving w
Global Oil Crisis Sparks Shift to Renewable Energy in Liberia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Coffee Hydropower Plant, which will generate energy using the power of moving water, has been a key priority of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf since she took office. The projected is slated to finally come partially online at the end of this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Wheel of Women's Progress Power...Monetary Fund, one of the biggest financial institutions on the globe. In Afri
The Wheel of Women's Progress Power...
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Monetary Fund, one of the biggest financial institutions on the globe. In Africa, we have a female president in Liberia, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf. Before her there was Malawi's President Joyce Banda. Tanzania has top-notch female leaders, and one... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Liberian Women Have Made Themselves Relevant,' Says Pres. SirleafPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said Liberian women have made themselves re
'Liberian Women Have Made Themselves Relevant,' Says Pres. Sirleaf
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said Liberian women have made themselves relevant even though they have faced discrimination in Liberia and beyond. She also noted that in the face of challenges, women in Liberia have made themselves proud and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Special Chinese Delegation Meets Pres. SirleafPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received a Special Delegation from the Peop
Special Chinese Delegation Meets Pres. Sirleaf
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received a Special Delegation from the People's Republic of China headed by the Director General of the Department of International Cooperation, Ministry of Public Security, Mr. Duan Daqi. The delegation is in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Women Historically Discriminated Against in Our Society' - CasselCassel maintained that women were not allowed to participate in political decis
'Women Historically Discriminated Against in Our Society' - Cassel
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Cassel maintained that women were not allowed to participate in political decision-making until in 2005, when President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf was elected the first female President of Liberia. It was then that women started to make decisions... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pres. Sirleaf Lauds U.S. Govt for Support to AFLThe Commander-In-Chief of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL), President Ellen Jo
Pres. Sirleaf Lauds U.S. Govt for Support to AFL
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
The Commander-In-Chief of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL), President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, has lauded the Government of the United States of America for its numerous support to the Liberian Army. She made the commendation Tuesday during the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Sirleaf Congratulates U.S. During Observance of 240th Independence AnniversaryPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has congratulated the Government and people of
President Sirleaf Congratulates U.S. During Observance of 240th Independence Anniversary
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has congratulated the Government and people of the United States of America on the celebration marking the 240th independence anniversary - thus renewing Liberia's commitment that indeed America is a true... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Bridge Bullying Liberia Into Submission? Liberia's Education Outsource Plan Dilemmathe program the MoE has touted as the saviour of Liberia's education system whi
Is Bridge Bullying Liberia Into Submission? Liberia's Education Outsource Plan Dilemma
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
the program the MoE has touted as the saviour of Liberia's education system which has been dubbed as messy by President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf. More importantly, many are wondering why the Ministry failed to raise a red flag over the Random... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Cellcom Playing Politics'services," the company said. Lonestar trying to help? In May this year, the L
'Cellcom Playing Politics'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
services," the company said. Lonestar trying to help? In May this year, the Legislature received a letter from President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf proposing, among other things, the imposition of excise of US$0.01 (one U.S. cent) per minute on all... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ally Exit - What Does Cameron Departure Means Sirleaf, Liberia?United States President visit their country, Bush opted to prioritize Liberia d
Ally Exit - What Does Cameron Departure Means Sirleaf, Liberia?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
United States President visit their country, Bush opted to prioritize Liberia due to the relationship with the President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf regime. During the same regime of President Bush, United States Secretary of State Hilary Clinton also... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Liberia Risks Reversing Gains Made If' - Liberia Law Society Declaresthat of public authorities. The Law Society recalls that on February 18, 2016,
'Liberia Risks Reversing Gains Made If' - Liberia Law Society Declares
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
that of public authorities. The Law Society recalls that on February 18, 2016, it wrote a letter to the President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, advising and requesting action on the issue. The Code of Conduct for Public Officials as enacted into... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberia Risks Reversing Democratic Gains, If...of the National Code of Conduct for Public Officials. The LLS recalled that on
Liberia Risks Reversing Democratic Gains, If...
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of the National Code of Conduct for Public Officials. The LLS recalled that on February 18, it wrote a letter to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf advising and requesting action on this issue. The Code of Conduct for public officials as enacted into... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bill Gates to Talk About 'Living Together' At the Nelson Mandela Annual LectureMaathai 2006 Former President Thabo Mbeki 2007 Former Secretary General of th
Bill Gates to Talk About 'Living Together' At the Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Maathai 2006 Former President Thabo Mbeki 2007 Former Secretary General of the UN, Kofi Annan 2008 Liberian President, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf 2009 Bangladeshi Nobel Peace Prize winner and founder of the Grameen Bank, Muhammad Yunus 2010... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Boakai Attracts Key Opposition Figuresof Liberia. In spite of what some considered as the dismal performance of the
Boakai Attracts Key Opposition Figures
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
of Liberia. In spite of what some considered as the dismal performance of the Unity Party led government under President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf; her successor to the political leadership of the party seems to be the choice of many neutrals that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Challenges for VP Boakai As New Up Standard Bearerweekend in Gbarnga, Bong County. The reports portrayed an open conflict between
Challenges for VP Boakai As New Up Standard Bearer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
weekend in Gbarnga, Bong County. The reports portrayed an open conflict between the outgoing standard bearer, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, and outgoing UP chairman, Senator Varney Sherman. The feud burst into the open on the stage of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Communication Not a Luxury'not the owner of Lonestar to speak on whether Cellcom's promotions are harmful
'Communication Not a Luxury'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
not the owner of Lonestar to speak on whether Cellcom's promotions are harmful or not." In a recent letter to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, and published in the local media, Lonestar MTN's board chairman Urey, called on the President to end... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senate Receives Bill to Elect Local Govt OfficialsPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent to the National Legislature for enactm
Senate Receives Bill to Elect Local Govt Officials
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent to the National Legislature for enactment into law a Bill titled: "The Local Government Act of 2015." In the communication dated July 4, 2016, President Sirleaf told the Legislature that the Bill is pursuant... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Irresponsible, Tragic Response to Development, but Thank God for Saving the Childrenadministration has been the paving of the road from Careysburg through Ganta, a
Irresponsible, Tragic Response to Development, but Thank God for Saving the Children
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
administration has been the paving of the road from Careysburg through Ganta, as far as the Guinea border. After President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf dedicated the road at the Guinea border a few months ago, this newspaper editorially called on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Failure to Pass Land Rights Act Threatens Peace - Civil Societythe Liberian civil society leaders note that advancing the 2014 Land Rights Act
Failure to Pass Land Rights Act Threatens Peace - Civil Society
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
the Liberian civil society leaders note that advancing the 2014 Land Rights Act would cement the legacy of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who has publically supported the Land Rights Act, "Insecure land rights have driven conflict and war... Read more
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African Presidents to Meet at NASDAQ-Africa Investor Summit in New Yorkyear’s Presidential Summit’s participating Heads of State included H.E. Yoweri
African Presidents to Meet at NASDAQ-Africa Investor Summit in New York
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
year’s Presidential Summit’s participating Heads of State included H.E. Yoweri Museveni, President of Uganda; H.E. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of Liberia; H.E. Hailemariam Desalegn, Prime Minister of Ethiopia; H.E. Peter Mutharika,... Read more
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U.S. Donates Boats, Vehicles, Equipment to Aflprovide training for the army medical personnel and further develop the enginee
U.S. Donates Boats, Vehicles, Equipment to Afl
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
provide training for the army medical personnel and further develop the engineer battalion," she said. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on behalf of the government and Liberia, lauded the U.S Government for its sustained support and strong... Read more
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Woman Claiming Graveyard Sexual Harassment Goes Into Hiding After Revelationby those criminals living in the graveyard. We will only live in peace when thi
Woman Claiming Graveyard Sexual Harassment Goes Into Hiding After Revelation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
by those criminals living in the graveyard. We will only live in peace when this graveyard is relocated from here," she recommended. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf over a year ago mandated the relocation of the cemetery but that is yet to be... Read more
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U.S. Gives Logistical Support to Afl As Liberia Assumes Security Responsibilitiesand further develop the engineer battalion," the United States envoy added. Al
U.S. Gives Logistical Support to Afl As Liberia Assumes Security Responsibilities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
and further develop the engineer battalion," the United States envoy added. Also speaking at the program, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, said a few months ago, she received a communication from the UN that pointed to some deficiencies in... Read more
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São Tomé and Príncipe: Pres. Sirleaf Hails São Tomé and Principe On AnniversaryPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to the Go
São Tomé and Príncipe: Pres. Sirleaf Hails São Tomé and Principe On Anniversary
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to the Government and people of the Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Principe on the occasion commemorating the 41st Independence Anniversary of that country on July 12. July... Read more
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Reckless EPS Action Needs ActionEveryone knows how critical I am of the Ellen Johnson Sirleaf presidency. And o
Reckless EPS Action Needs Action
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Everyone knows how critical I am of the Ellen Johnson Sirleaf presidency. And on this one, I will wait to see what action she takes on her nightclub, women chasing and partying Presidential security guards, the Executive Protection... Read more
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The Challenges Ahead of Ecowas ChairPresident Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has got down to business soon after she was ele
The Challenges Ahead of Ecowas Chair
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has got down to business soon after she was elected on 'white ballot' by her colleagues at the 49th Ordinary Session of the Authority of Heads of State and Government of ECOWAS in the Senegalese capital,... Read more
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Conteh Lauds Achievementsand Government which held in the Senegalese capital Dakar that witnessed the Pr
Conteh Lauds Achievements
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
and Government which held in the Senegalese capital Dakar that witnessed the President of Liberia, Her Excellency Madam Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, emerging as ECOWAS' new Chairperson. In his special remarks during Friday's event held at the ECOWAS... Read more
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Ellen Congratulates Democratic Republic of São ToméPresident Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to the Go
Ellen Congratulates Democratic Republic of São Tomé
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to the Government and people of the Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Principe on the occasion commemorating the 41st Independence Anniversary of that country on July 12,... Read more
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'I'll Prove Myself Worthy'in his acceptance speech following his election on white ballot and swearing in
'I'll Prove Myself Worthy'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
in his acceptance speech following his election on white ballot and swearing in as Standard Bearer of UP by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf during the party's convention in Gbarnga, Bong County. "Today, in front of all these witnesses, and... Read more
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Theresa May joins small but growing band of women world leadersCROATIA: President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic (2015) * GERMANY: Chancellor Angel
Theresa May joins small but growing band of women world leaders
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CROATIA: President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic (2015) * GERMANY: Chancellor Angela Merkel (2005) * LIBERIA: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (2006) * LITHUANIA: President Dalia Grybauskaite (2009) * MALTA: President Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca... Read more
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