Liberia's Sirleaf is 'Difficult to Protect'

At a graduation ceremony of newly-trained officers of the elite presidential force, the Executive Protection Service, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf acknowledged that she is a "difficult person for you to protect".

President Sirleaf waits to greet guests arriving for an event.

  • Liberia:  EPS Agents Abandon President - for Chinese Phones

    The New Dawn, 6 August 2013

    Four officers of President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf's elite bodyguard unit, the Executive Protection Service (EPS) are reportedly facing one month suspension each without salary for ... read more »

  • Liberia:  EPS Graduates 30 Officers

    The New Dawn, 6 August 2013

    To augment the strength of the Elite Security force in the protection of the presidency and other VIPs amid UNMIL drawdown here, the Executive Protection Service (EPS) has ... read more »

  • Liberia:  VIP Convoy Intruders Warned

    New Democrat, 8 March 2013

    Intruders of presidential motorcades will now have to blame themselves as the presidential guard commander has promised them severe actions if they continue to invade the convoys ... read more »

  • Liberia:  You Save My Life for Many Years - President's Faith in Protection Service

    The Informer, 4 January 2013

    President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has built strong trust and confidence in the Executive Protection Service (EPS), expressing confidence in their ability to protecting her even in ... read more »

  • Liberia:  EPS Warns

    The New Republic Liberia, 7 March 2013

    It appears like the presidential guards do not want to take any chance with the lives of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and her vice president. read more »

  • Liberia:  EPS Issues Stem Warning

    The New Dawn, 8 March 2013

    Authorities at the Executive Protection Service or EPS have issued a stem warning saying they will deal drastically with individuals or motorists who intrude into the convoy of ... read more »

  • Liberia:  'If UNMIL Leaves, I'll Still Be Saved By You

    The NEWS, 4 January 2013

    President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has applauded the efforts of the Executive Protection Service (EPS), expressing confidence in their ability to provide protection for her even in ... read more »