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Friday, 20th January 2017
Monrovia, Liberia- Friday, January 20, 2017: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf said her government has done well over the last few years of her administration adding: “No government has done as much as we have, and no government will do as much as we have done,” she said. Full story


Thursday, 19th January 2017
Monrovia, Liberia-Thursday, January 19, 2017: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has been briefed about alleged financial improprieties at the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning. Full story


Ministry of State Investigates Reported Payment of Salary to Replaced Government Officials.
Thursday, 19th January 2017
Monrovia, Liberia: The Ministry of State for Presidential Affairs is currently reviewing the Internal Audit Agency’s Report on Presidential Appointees Payment to verify payments made to officials of government who were removed by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. Full story


President Sirleaf making remarks at the maiden celebration of ECOWAS Human Rights Day at the Monrovia City Hall.
Monday, 16th January 2017
Monrovia, Liberia: The Chairperson of the Authority of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has congratulated the Economic Community of West African State (ECOWAS) for declaring January 16 - each year as ECOWAS Human Rights Day. Full story


UN Special Envoy Ibn Chambas President John Mahama H.E. Mohammadu Buhari President Sirleaf and H.E. Ernest Koroma.
Monday, 16th January 2017
Monrovia, Liberia: The Chairperson of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said that the Constitution of The Gambia must be respected amid President Jammeh's appeal to the sub-regional body. Full story


Saturday, 14th January 2017
Bamako, Mali: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has arrived in Bamako, the Malian capital to attend the France-Africa Summit 2017. Full story


Thursday, 12th January 2017
Monrovia, Liberia -Thursday, January 12, 2017: Liberia’s Chief Patron of Sports, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has congratulated South Africa-based Anthony Snoti Laffor, the first Liberian player to win the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Champions League for his outstanding performance in making Liberia proud and received Jersey # 28. Full story


Thursday, 12th January 2017
Monrovia, Liberia: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has made several appointments in government affecting the Ministries of Finance, Information, Agriculture, Internal Affairs, as well as the Land Authority, Small Arms and Anti-Corruption Commissions. Full story


Monday, 9th January 2017
Monrovia, Liberia: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has returned home from Ghana and described the inauguration of President Nana Ado Dankwa Akufo-Addo as a reinforcement of very strong relationship between Ghana and Liberia. Full story


Saturday, 7th January 2017
Accra, Ghana-Saturday, January 7, 2017: The Chairperson of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and President of Liberia, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has told Ghanaians that "Like Ancient Ghana stood more than thousands years ago modern Ghana is a shining star in Africa today", She said, "Let the light shine even brighter", she told thousands of Ghanaians at the inauguration of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. Full story


Friday, 6th January 2017
Monrovia, Liberia: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has departed the country for Accra, Ghana to participate in the inauguration of President-elect Nana Ado Dankwa Akufo-Addo scheduled for Saturday, January 7, 2017. Full story


Thursday, 5th January 2017
Monrovia, Liberia: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lauded outgoing Swedish Ambassador to Liberia, Her Excellency, Lena Nordstrom for the many accomplishments during her tenure here in Liberia, especially in the areas of agriculture, education, gender, economic cooperation, security sector, SDGs and bided her farewell. Full story


Friday, 30th December 2016
Monrovia, Liberia-Friday, December 30, 2016: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Friday granted Presidential Executive Clemency to thirteen (13) convicted prisoners from three prison facilities in Liberia including four Grand Gedeans and nine others convicted for various offenses. Full story


Friday, 30th December 2016
Monrovia, Liberia: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says her administration recognizes the pivotal role of the Liberian media have played and continue to play in the development process and challenged journalists to remain critical while acknowledging the progress being made. Full story


Friday, 30th December 2016
Monrovia, Liberia: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has issued Executive Order No. Full story


President Sirleaf happily lifts a child during the AFL Affiliation Day Program on Tuesday.
Tuesday, 27th December 2016
Monrovia, Liberia: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has commended members of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) for their commitment and preparedness to serve the nation under challenging circumstances. Full story


Thursday, 22nd December 2016
Monrovia, Liberia: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Thursday, December 22, 2016 granted Executive Clemency to 34 inmates of the Monrovia Central Prison as part of her Pre-Christmas and New Year activities. Full story


President Sirleaf displays one of  the books in the Library.
Wednesday, 21st December 2016
Monrovia, Liberia: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Tuesday, December 20, 2016 visited the family of the late Vice President of the Republic of Liberia, Dr. Full story


President Sirleaf and Dr. Chambas hold discussions on the general security situation in the sub-region.
Wednesday, 21st December 2016
Monrovia, Liberia: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 received in audience the UN Secretary General Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Office for West Africa (UNOWA), Dr. Full story


Dr. Amos Sawyer President Sirleaf and VP Boakai at the commissioning ceremony.
Tuesday, 20th December 2016
Monrovia, Liberia: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has commissioned six senior government officials recently confirmed by the Liberian Senate while at the same time - recognized their efforts as people who have served the Government and people of Liberia so well, that deserved continuous recognitions and elevations. Full story


ECOWAS Concludes 50th Ordinary Session of the Authority of Heads of State and Government with A 67-Count Communiqué; Gambia, Peace, Security, Democrac
Monday, 19th December 2016
Abuja, Nigeria: The Fiftieth Ordinary Session of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government has ended in Abuja, Nigeria with a 67-count Communique that addressed a number of critical issues including the political situation in The Gambia, the political situation in Guinea-Bissau, the current situation in Mali, Maritime safety and security, the situation in Burkina Faso, regional economic performance, regional integration and development, institutional matters, peace, security and democracy, mobilization of funding to fund community programs, common external tariff, among others. Full story


ECOWAS Names January ‘16’ Human Rights Day in Honor of President Sirleaf.
Monday, 19th December 2016
Abuja, Nigeria: ECOWAS leaders meeting at the just ended Fiftieth Ordinary Session of the Authority of Heads of State and Government – has named January 16 each year as ECOWAS Human Rights Day in honor of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia. Full story


Saturday, 17th December 2016
Abuja, Nigeria-Saturday, December 17, 2016: The President of Liberia and Chairperson of the Authority of Heads of State and Government of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Madam Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has challenged her colleagues to continue to transform the sub-regional organization from what she called "ECOWAS of States to ECOWAS of People” so as to continue to enjoy the respect of the international community. Full story


Friday, 16th December 2016
Monrovia, Liberia: Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai has switched on the Christmas Tree at the Executive Mansion marking the official commencement of the celebration of the festive holidays with a call on Liberians to reach out to someone. Full story


President Sirleaf Off to Abuja; Attends 50th Session of ECOWAS Heads of State Summit.
Thursday, 15th December 2016
Monrovia, Liberia: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has departed the country for Abuja, Nigeria to attend the 50th Session of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Heads of State Summit. Full story


President Sirleaf at the historic dedicatory program of the Mt. Coffee Hydro Plant.
Thursday, 15th December 2016
Monrovia, Liberia: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has officially commissioned the newly rehabilitated Mount Coffee Hydropower Plant in Harrisburg, Montserrado County and challenged successive governments to build upon development programs initiated by the preceding administration. Full story


President Sirleaf disembarks Special Presidential flight in Abuja
Thursday, 15th December 2016
Abuja, Nigeria: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has arrived in Abuja, Nigeria to attend the 50th Session of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Heads of State Summit. Full story


President Sirleaf addressing  members of the press at RIA.
Wednesday, 14th December 2016
Monrovia, Liberia: Liberia's President and Chairperson of the Authority of Heads of State and Government of ECOWAS - at the head of a High-level ECOWAS delegation returned home on late Tuesday evening following talks aimed at resolving the current political crisis in The Gambia as a result of the just ended elections. Full story


Wednesday, 14th December 2016
Monrovia, Liberia: President Sirleaf on Wednesday, December 14, 2016 received in audience Mr. Full story


ECOWAS Special Mission led by President Sirleaf arrives in Banjul, The Gambia.
Wednesday, 14th December 2016
Monrovia, Liberia: Wednesday, December 14, 2016: The Chairperson of the Authority of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has commented on ECOWAS Mediating Mission compromising the current Chair of the Authority, Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Ghanaian President, John Dramani Mahama, Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari and Sierra Leonean President, Ernest Bai Koroma following consultations in Banjul on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 to support the ongoing process of democratization in the country. Full story


President Sirleaf greets Amb. White and Mullen.
Wednesday, 14th December 2016
Monrovia, Liberia: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has welcomed the need for more investment opportunities for the youth and young people of Liberia through the of building an inclusive educational systems that will transition communities from conflict to peace, developing the capacity and making them more independent. Full story


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