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Liberia

Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf

Date of Birth: 29 October 1938
Place of Birth: Monrovia


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Freetown under fire on Ebola

In Liberia however exactly four weeks earlier President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf announced that the goal was to ensure there were no new cases by Christmas Day...


Stepping up the fight against Ebola

News photographs showed Powers at a press conference with President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf on 28 October demonstrating an 'Ebola handshake' only covered ankles rather than palms of hands touching...


Oil blocks and shocks

As bidding opens on four offshore oil exploration blocks and President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf signals that long-awaited petroleum legislation is imminent the National Oil Company of Liberia again comes under unwelcome scrutiny...


The Ebola epidemic

During the US-Africa summit in Washington this week Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell met Guinean President Alpha Condé and senior officials from Liberia and Sierra Leone whose Presidents Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf and Ernest Bai Koroma had stayed at home to tackle the growing emergency...


The men to follow Ellen

No woman has appeared on President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf's list of potential successors and she has said she wants the dour Joseph Boakai 69 to be the candidate of the governing Unity Party in 2017...


Ghost workers stalk the payrolls

President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has often lamented the consequences of a poor education system but never mentioned the ghost workers...


Family business under pressure

President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has never shied away from appointing her children and relatives to public office when she thought it right...


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