Liberia's President Weah Promises to Act on Sale of Oil Block

Former officials in the Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf government accused of corruption in the sale an oil block are in trouble with President George Weah, who has vowed to implement the findings of an investigation by a special committee.

President George Weah delivering a speech in Paris

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