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Liberia

Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf

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


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What price the Unity Party

The member of parliament and former Speaker Edwin Melvin Snowe has renewed the offensive against Robert Alvin Sirleaf, Chairman of the National Oil Company of Liberia, and President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf’s claimed nepotism (AC Vol 53 No 8, Keeping it in the family)...


Not out of the woods

This is far short of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s ideal of a force that is ‘properly trained, equipped and incentivised’...


Obsequies and summitry

Most regional heads of state – Nigeria's Goodluck Jonathan, Côte d'Ivoire's Alassane Dramane Ouattara, Liberia's Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, Benin's Thomas Yayi Boni (who currently chairs the African Union) – will attend...


Keeping it in the family

Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has unleashed a storm of controversy by appointing three of her sons and a nephew to important jobs in government...


Ellen's green cred

President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf is taking action on her green credentials after featuring in a New York Times piece headlined ‘A Nobel Laureate’s Problem at Home’...


A low-key second term

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lowered the political temperature, preaching political reconciliation and pledging strong commitment to the nation’s youth after a worthy but uninspiring inauguration ceremony and a series of ministerial appointments that suggest bland continuity...


New challenges after messy elections

The next day, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, then sole candidate, won the poll with 90% of the vote, albeit on a low turnout of 40% (AC Vol 52 No 22)...


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