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News Liberia » Montserrado: The extraordinary life of George Weah, the former Premier League footballer who is now President of Liberia

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/george-weah-premier-league-football-liberia-president-2018-1
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

In 2015 Weah ran for a seat in Liberia's senate instead, which he won. Weah beat President Sirleaf’s son Robert to represent Montserrado County, which includes the capital Monrovia. His choice of running mate, Jewel Howard Taylor, however, has raised ...

News Liberia » Montserrado: George Weah was world footballer of the year, Arsene Wenger is his mentor and he played for Chelsea... but now he will become president of Liberia!

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-5295445/George-Weah-president-Liberia.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

‘So I am confident that we can make Liberia a better place ... siblings and 10,000 unfortunate souls in the Claratown community in Monrovia, close to the Montserrado River. He kicked a ball in the dust whenever he could, played for local teams before ...

News Liberia » Montserrado: The George Weah Story: Inspiring Tale to Change Lives of Underprivileged

News channel or source: https://www.liberianobserver.com/news/the-george-weah-story-inspiring-tale-to-change-lives-of-underprivileged/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

It was later that he decided to run for the president of Liberia by organizing the Congress for Democratic Change (CDC). In 2014, he stood for the Senatorial Race and won overwhelmingly to represent Montserrado County. Now that Weah is elected President of ...

News Liberia » Montserrado: Liberia's Weah seeks to reassure ahead of inauguration

News channel or source: https://uk.news.yahoo.com/liberias-weah-seeks-reassure-ahead-inauguration-144610752.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

and I can be successful," said the senator for Montserrado, a county which includes the nation's capital, Monrovia. He said he had faced similar disbelief from his countrymen when he left Liberia in the late 1980s, but went on to play for a string of top ...

News Liberia » Montserrado: George Weah: From international football star to Liberian president

News channel or source: http://www.marca.com/en/football/international-football/2018/01/22/5a65d6e5e2704e9e248b4594.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

of which 4,810 people died in Liberia alone. That same year, the father of three was elected senator of the western province of Montserrado, which includes the capital. Because Weah converted from Christianity to Islam and later back to Christianity ...

News Liberia » Montserrado: Ex-footballers should offer career talks to Malawi young players

News channel or source: https://www.nyasatimes.com/ex-footballers-offer-career-talks-malawi-young-players/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

With Liberia, he won 60 caps, scoring 22 goals and he represented ... Weah was subsequently elected to the Liberian Senate for Montserrado County in the 2014 elections. Knowing that education was what was hindering him from the success in politics ...

News Liberia » Montserrado: Liberia: Dedicated Water Project Boosts Supply to Greater Monrovia

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201801150675.html
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

A US$40.49 million Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation (LWSC) three-phase water project was recently dedicated by the outgoing Liberian Government in White Plains, Montserrado County. Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) experts say the dedication of the ...

News Liberia » Montserrado: The ball now at his feet

News channel or source: https://guardian.ng/opinion/the-ball-now-at-his-feet/
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

With Weah, Liberia has recorded yet another first ... In December 2014 Weah ran for the position of senator of Montserrado county again on the platform of the CDC and defeated his opponent, Robert Sirleaf, son of his former electoral nemesis and outgoing ...

News Liberia » Montserrado: Fiske to visit TUMC this Sunday

News channel or source: http://www.stardem.com/life/fiske-to-visit-tumc-this-sunday/article_e88f9866-b145-5f16-b940-947d71ba1349.html
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

An ordained elder from the Liberia Conference of the UMC, Fiske holds a Masters of Pastoral Theology from Cuttington University Graduate School Congo Town, Montserrado, Liberia. He will be speaking on “Grace, Not Grades.” Currently, Fiske serves as the ...

News Liberia » Montserrado: Weah seeks to reassure ahead of Liberia inauguration

News channel or source: http://www.gulf-times.com/story/578805/Weah-seeks-to-reassure-ahead-of-Liberia-inaugurati
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

and I can be successful,” said the senator for Montserrado, a county which includes the nation’s capital, Monrovia. He said he had faced similar disbelief from his countrymen when he left Liberia in the late 1980s, but went on to play for a string of ...