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Ellen  Johnson-Sirleaf (The Iron Lady)
Liberia

Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf (The Iron Lady)

Date of Birth: 29/10/1938
Place of Birth: Monrovia


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Challenging Madam President

Opposition parties in Liberia are gearing up to challenge Ellen Johnson Sirleaf in the presidential election...


Critics, crooks and credibility

The enthusiastic reception accorded to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf at the United Nations summit this week must come as a welcome relief from the political roughhouse in Monrovia...


Less debt, more deals

After finalising deals worth hundreds of millions of dollars with steel giant ArcelorMittal and the Firestone Tire and Rubber Company, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has brought in many new investors – Equatorial Palm Oil, Golden Veroleum, Sime Darby and Côte d’Ivoire’s SIFCA in oil palm; BHP Billiton and China Union in mining; Chevron in petroleum; and United States airline Delta, which now flies in direct from Atlanta...


A second term for Sirleaf

Burnishing a stellar international reputation, Liberia’s President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is steeling herself for a tough campaign for a second presidential term in elections next year...


Beijing's bankroll for Bong's ore

Seeing no progress on the ground, Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf was one of a handful of African presidents to attend the ministerial Forum on China-Africa Cooperation in November...


A killing in Kakata

He was head of the Public Procurement and Concessions Commission (PPCC) and close to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf...


New faces in the justice system

Victor Helb, Minister of National Security: A confidant of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and former head of the Special Security Service, Helb replaces the much-criticised Peter Bonner Jallah...


More power for Freetown

Koroma is mostly considered a good egg but a slow boiler, far less dynamic than his next-door neighbour in Liberia, President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, an ex-United Nations official who has the donors in thrall...


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