After the election, Mr. Boakai willingly conceded his defeat to Mr. Weah, becoming the first sitting vice president in Liberia to do so. How Weah disappointed LiberiansGeorge Weah’s election five years ago as Liberian president was greeted with great enthusiasm and expectation. Since Mr. Weah came to power, Liberia’s unemployment rate has increased from 3% in 2017 to 4.1%. Mr. Boakai headed the senate and presided over its functions which made him the second most influential person in Liberia. Truth be told, Mr. Boakai has failed woefully and today turns around to declare his so-called rescue mission.
Source: Daily Observer October 03, 2023 12:28 UTC