Vice President Off to Poland, Senegal

Friday, 7th December 2007
Monrovia, Liberia - Liberiaís Vice President Joseph N. Boakai at the head of a seven-member delegation left the country Friday to represent Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf at this yearís EU-Africa Summit scheduled to take place in the Portuguese capital Lisbon, Portugal December 8-9.

Following the summit, Vice President Boakai is expected to represent President Johnson Sirleaf at a honoring ceremony for Rwandan President Paul Kagame in the Senegalese capital Dakar.

The honoring  ceremony is being hosted by the Senegal based Femmes Africa Solidarite.

The Vice Presidentís delegation includes Foreign Minister Olubanke King Akerele and the Chief of Staff in the Vice Presidentís Office, Mr. Samuel Stevquoah.