Liberia Provisional Election Result - Strong Start for Weah

Official preliminary results in the presidential election show George Weah of the Coalition for Democratic Change leading his nearest opponent, Joseph Boakai of the Unity Party, by a margin of 31,150 votes.

 

Based on the progressive tally by the NEC, the above chart shows the distribution of valid votes in the presidential race between CDC (blue), UP (green) and other parties collectively (grey)

NEC Chairman Jerome Kokoya (right) announcing provisional results

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