Liberia: Weah Under Pressure to Resign

Shortly after his appointment as the country's new peace ambassador, the leader of the opposition Congress for Democratic Change, George Weah, has come under mounting pressure to either relinquish his role as standard bearer of his party or resign his new government post.

  • Liberia:  Weah Under Pressure to Resign

    The New Dawn, 15 January 2013

    Pressure has begun mounting on the leader of the Congress for Democratic Change or CDC George Weah to either relinquish his role as standard bearer of his party or resign his newly ... read more »

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Opposition leader George Weah and President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf at the Vision 2030 conference

  • Liberia:  Weah Asked to Resign As Liberia's Peace Ambassador

    Heritage, 15 January 2013

    A former Assistant Minister for Afro-Asian Affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, George Gyude Wisner, is calling on Peace Ambassador George Manneh Weah to either relinquish ... read more »

  • Liberia:  Weah Haunted

    New Democrat, 11 January 2013

    Lofa County Rep. Clarence Massaquoi has called for the immediate revocation of the peace ambassador position of George Manneh Weah, leader of the Opposition Congress for Democratic ... read more »

  • Liberia:  Too Soon, Let's Give George Weah a Chance (editorial)

    The New Dawn, 9 January 2013

    The President of Liberia, Madam Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, following a number of consultations, late last year appointed the Political Leader of the Congress of Democratic Change, CDC ... read more »

  • Liberia:  For Excluding Muslims, Representative Frowns At Weah

    The New Dawn, 8 January 2013

    Peace Ambassador George Weah may not be finding it comfortable since he named members of his committee for the country's reconciliation process. read more »

  • Liberia:  Weah Under Attack Over Constitution of Peace Commission

    Heritage, 7 January 2013

    Montserrado County District #2 Representative has described as a beginning of failure, the naming of eleven persons without a single Muslim to work as a team that will assist the ... read more »

  • Liberia:  Weah's Misery

    New Democrat, 4 January 2013

    Declarations by retired football star George M. Weah, political leader of the opposition CDC, extending clemency to expelled members of the party has been rebuffed by some of those ... read more »