Weah and Boakai ‘Confident of Winning’

[Deutsche Welle] Liberia is holding a presidential run-off pitting former football legend George Weah against Vice President Joseph Boakai. The polls pave the way for the first peaceful transfer of presidential power since 1944.

[Deutsche Welle] Liberia is holding a presidential run-off pitting former football legend George Weah against Vice President Joseph Boakai. The polls pave the way for the first peaceful transfer of presidential power since 1944.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Al-Shabaab Executes Five Men in Baidoa

[Dalsan Radio] Alshabab has executed five young men in the suburbs of Baidoa, the capital of Somalia’s Bay region yesterday afternoon accusing them of working with the regional states, Somali and American governments.

[Dalsan Radio] Alshabab has executed five young men in the suburbs of Baidoa, the capital of Somalia's Bay region yesterday afternoon accusing them of working with the regional states, Somali and American governments.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Mbalula Wishes a Merry Christmas… Apparently All the Way From Dubai

[News24Wire] Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has wished South Africans a Merry Christmas via a tweet, all the way from the opulent United Arab Emirates city of Dubai, if the location on his Twitter geotag is to be believed.

[News24Wire] Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has wished South Africans a Merry Christmas via a tweet, all the way from the opulent United Arab Emirates city of Dubai, if the location on his Twitter geotag is to be believed.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

VP Boakai Rallies Supporters to Vote

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Vice President Joseph Nyuma Boakai and Standard Bearer of the ruling Unity Party (UP) has rallied his fellow partisans, supporters and well wishers to get out on Tuesday, December 26, and vote for him in the runoff.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Vice President Joseph Nyuma Boakai and Standard Bearer of the ruling Unity Party (UP) has rallied his fellow partisans, supporters and well wishers to get out on Tuesday, December 26, and vote for him in the runoff.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Six Reasons Why George Weah Will Be Liberia’s Next President

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberians return to the polls once more in a runoff to elect the successor of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf following more than a month of delay over accusations of fraud and irregularities that beclouded the October 10, 2…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberians return to the polls once more in a runoff to elect the successor of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf following more than a month of delay over accusations of fraud and irregularities that beclouded the October 10, 2017 vote. This time the voters have two candidates: Vice President Joseph Boakai and Senator George Manneh Weah from an exhaustive list of twenty in the first round.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia