18 September 2017

Liberia: CDC Pulls Huge Crowd

As the campaign for the 2017 representative and presidential elections intensifies, the opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) is crisscrossing from one county to another in an attempt to get the mandate of electorate during the October polls.

Over the weekend, CDC led by its Standard and Vice Standard Bearers, Ambassador George M. Weah and Senator Jewel Howard Taylor stormed Lofa County, the home of Vice President Joseph N. Boakai, where thousands of citizens turned out to welcome the party.

Our correspondent in Lofa County said thousands of citizens were seen along the road as Ambassador Weah and entourage drove in the county.

He said the CDC strongman and team were intermittently stopped by citizens in towns and villages along Gbarnga-Voinjama highway.

The citizens were seen chanting pro-CDC slogans at the amazement of Ambassador Weah and entourage.

Ambassador Weah who interacted with the citizens assured them that when elected, CDC led government will transform their lives for the better.

As Ambassador Weah and team entered Voinjama, thousands of citizens including, women, elders, chiefs and youth turned out in their numbers to welcome them to their city.

Elderly women dressed in their traditional apparels were seen whistling and pirouetting as they welcomed Weah and team.

Ambassador Weah told citizens of Lofa that the time for change has come, as such, they should vote for CDC, the party that is prepared to bring real change to Liberia.

He said a CDC led government will put the interest of the people first above everything else.


President Weah Launches Costal Defense Project in New Kru Town

If the Liberian government succeeds in ensuring that the coastal defense project to save D-Tweh High School in New Kru… Read more »

See What Everyone is Watching

Copyright © 2017 The NEWS. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 800 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.