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News Liberia » Sports: Liberia swears in ex-soccer star George Weah as new leader

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Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

MONROVIA, Liberia — Former international soccer star George Weah ... took the oath of office dressed in all white at the Samuel Kanyon Doe Sports Complex to cheers from tens of thousands Liberians. “I fully believe that the overwhelming mandate that ...

News Liberia » Sports: George Weah sworn in as Liberia president

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Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

George Weah has been sworn in as president of Liberia on Monday afternoon. The former Ballon d’Or winner took his oath of office inside the Samuel Kanyon Doe Sports Complex in Monrovia, in an event that had several African head of states and football ...

News Liberia » Sports: Former soccer star Weah sworn in as new president of Liberia

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Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

MONROVIA, Liberia — Former international soccer star George Weah ... took the oath dressed in all white at the Samuel Kanyon Doe Sports Complex to cheers from tens of thousands Liberians. “I fully believe that the overwhelming mandate that I received ...

News Liberia » Sports: Weah sworn in as Liberia president, says he will end corruption

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/weah-sworn-liberia-president-vows-end-corruption-163235021--sow.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

MONROVIA (Reuters) - George Weah, the former international soccer star who won the presidency of Liberia last month, promised a crackdown on corruption as he was sworn in on Monday. Thousands of exuberant supporters and regional presidents and dignitaries ...

News Liberia » Sports: President Weah pledges free, just Liberia at inauguration

News channel or source: https://www.today.ng/news/africa/64947/president-weah-pledges-free-liberia-inauguration
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

at the packed Samuel Kanyon Doe Sports Complex in Monrovia. He 51-year-old took over from Africa’s first woman elected President, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, who sustained peace in the war-torn country during her 12-year tenure. It is Liberia’s first ...

News Liberia » Sports: George Weah Is Now Liberia 24th President, Takes Oath Of Office, Vows To Discharge Duties Faithfully

News channel or source: http://gnnliberia.com/2018/01/22/george-weah-now-liberia-24th-president-takes-oath-office-vows-discharge-duties-faithfully/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

as thousands of Liberians who had gathered as early as 6am on the Samuel Kanyon Doe Sports Complex. Liberia has now been considered as ‘History Making’ Nation around the world; outgoing President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf became the first female President ...

News Liberia » Sports: Liberia’s New President, George Weah, Promises Greater Freedoms and Equality for Citizens

News channel or source: http://frontpageafricaonline.com/index.php/news/6701-liberia-s-new-president-george-weah-promises-greater-freedoms-and-equality-for-citizens
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

“The Samuel Kanyan Doe Sports Complex, built by the Chinese ... effectively reconciling them to a single national purpose, Liberia. “And once again today, we stand at this same venue united for one purpose: Liberia. This is time that we put ...

News Liberia » Sports: George Weah Sworn In as Liberia's President

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Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Former soccer star George Weah, 51, was sworn in Monday as Liberia's new president in a ceremony held at a packed sports stadium in the capital of Monrovia. The presidents of Gabon, Ghana and Sierra Leone were in attendance, as well as Weah's former fellow ...

News Liberia » Sports: Joy and hope in Liberia as George Weah sworn in as president

News channel or source: https://www.afp.com/en/news/205/joy-and-hope-liberia-george-weah-sworn-president-doc-xd1y86
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Weah was sworn in as president by the chief justice of the Supreme Court, Francis Korkpor, at a packed sports stadium near the capital ... a 21-year-old student at the University of Liberia as he waited in line with thousands of others.

News Liberia » Sports: Liberia to swear in new leader ex-soccer star George Weah

News channel or source: http://www.union-bulletin.com/seattle_times/liberia-to-swear-in-new-leader-ex-soccer-star-george/article_0eb02039-3d3a-56cd-a55b-ff4defaf111b.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

"This tells you that we came from a war to peace," he said. The swearing in is to be at midday at Liberia's international football field, the Samuel Kanyon Doe Sports Complex, about 7 miles southeast of Monrovia. This is the first time such an event will ...