President Sirleaf Sets up National Hajj Committee

Tuesday, 23rd October 2007
Monrovia, Liberia - President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has endorsed the setting up of the Liberia National Hajj Committee. The 19-member Committee is mandated to administer the activities of Liberian Muslims expected to attend this yearís pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia.

The members of the committee are: Sheik Aboubarcar M.D. Soumawoulo, Chairman; Sheikh Ibrahim F. Sheriff, Co- Chairman; Omaru Zeah, Secretary General; Abdoulaye A. Kromah, Assistant General Secretary; Malian K. Jaleibah, Treasurer; Varney A. Sirleaf, Resource Person, and Sheik Hassan Kamara, Member.

Others are: Sheik Kafumba Konneh, member; Hon. Musa Bility, member; Hon. Haja Fata Siryon, member; Alhaji Vamba V. Sheriff, member; Sheik Akibu Sheriff, member; Sister Sheriff F. Shour, member; Ahmed Tokpah, member; Alhaji Mustapha Mambo, member; Varfee Sheriff, member; Sheik Oumaru Sanyon, member; Sheik Habib A. Sheriff, member and Sheik Mustapha Baldy, member.