What Was Discussed in Weah, Opposition Closed-Door Meeting?
"We have been in office for five months. We have been doing our best. Some may have been negative while some positive. So we have called you here to hear from you on how we all can move our country forward," President George Weah said in his opening statement. But members of the opposition questioned the effectiveness of the forum, saying the government failed to put forward a national development agenda.
Observer, 17 August 2018
The inability of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) to put forth a national development agenda since its ascendancy may have contributed significantly to stalled progress at… Read more »
NEWS, 17 August 2018
Barely four days after proposing to hold a one-day national forum with opposition political parties, President George Manneh Weah on Thursday met with more than 20 opposition… Read more »
FrontPageAfrica, 17 August 2018
Generally, opposition political parties present at the forum organized by the government for exchange of ideas to drive democracy and development of the country were not pleased… Read more »
Liberia: Weah Meets Opposition Today
New Dawn, 16 August 2018
President George Weah and opposition parties are due to meet here today, 16 August based on the president's request to promote the spirit of national unity and political tolerance… Read more »
Govt of Liberia, 16 August 2018
It is a rarity in Africa for sitting Presidents to bring opposition parties around one table in six months of leadership in the cause of unity, reconciliation and political… Read more »
FrontPageAfrica, 16 August 2018
Journalists covering the meeting between the Government and opposition political parties have been asked by President George Manneh Weah to leave the meeting hall. Read more »
Some of the participants at the Government-Political Parties Consultative Forum.