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Liberia

Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf

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


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The price of peace

The Great West was long a Gbagbo stronghold and the trial in Monrovia of 18 Liberians for their involvement in the killing of the UN peacekeepers and other attacks has become a rallying point for champions of Krahn identity and against President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf...


Mid-term blues

The rumour which flashed around Monrovia late last year that President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf had died was a harbinger of unsettled times ahead...


Feted and berated

In 2005 President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf inherited a battered country with no infrastructure and an annual budget of US$85 million...


Eclipse of the son

Human Rights Watch Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary General Karin Landgren and a chorus of domestic voices clamoured for President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf to take action against corruption...


Ups and downs in palm oil

In late March President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf was in Jakarta on the first official visit by a Liberian head of state since diplomatic relations were established in 1965...


Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono

In Liberia Yudhoyono co-chaired with Liberia’s President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron a United Nations High-Level Panel on Post-2015 which discussed how to replace the UN Millennium Development Goals when they expire in 2015...


Farmers take on agribusiness

At the root of the conflict is the leasing by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s government of huge tracts of land where hundreds of thousands of people were living on the basis that all undeeded land is public...


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