Johnson Sirleaf

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In Article
Sep 26th, 2012
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Ten years after the end of Liberia’s brutal civil war, the country has made tremendous progress on the path to lasting peace and stability, its President, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, told the United Nations General Assembly today, while adding that serious challenges remain. “As Liberia moves toward its t...
By benim
In Election
Nov 12th, 2011
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Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf promised to involve opponents in her second term after winning a landslide victory in an election boycotted by her main rival over fraud allegations. Nobel Peace laureate Johnson-Sirleaf won 90.6 percent of votes according to tallies returned from nearly 98 pe...
By benim
In Election
Nov 9th, 2011
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Monrovia – Votes were being counted on Wednesday in the run-off of a Liberian presidential election that was meant to shore up peace in the war-scarred state but which instead appears to have deepened divisions. Presidential challenger Winston Tubman, who boycotted the election over allegations...
By benim
In Election
Oct 12th, 2011
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Liberia’s Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has a narrow vote lead over her main presidential rival Winston Tubman, according to a tally by a local independent media group of ballot slips counted so far on Wednesday. Johnson-Sirleaf collected just over 96,000 of 220,000 votes counted so far, with Tubman at...
By benim
In Liberia
Oct 9th, 2011
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The main rival of Liberian president and Nobel laureate Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf issued a veiled warning on Saturday, saying tens of thousands could reject her re-election in a looming vote, making it hard for her to govern. Winston Tubman, who dismissed Johnson-Sirleaf’s Nobel Peace Prize award o...
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In Analysis
Nov 8th, 2010
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