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Liberia Slated to Announce Results of Runoff Presidential Election Today

HeadlineDec 28, 2017

In West Africa, Liberia is slated to announce the results today of the runoff presidential election between Vice President Joseph Boakai and the ex-footballer George Weah. Liberia’s current president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, was the first woman elected head of state in Africa. She’s been president since 2006. This year’s election will mark the first peaceful transfer of power in Liberia since 1944.

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