George Weah’s supporters jubilate, official result Thursday


Supporters of former World Footballer of the Year, George Weah are already jubilating ahead of the official declaration of the Liberian presidential runoff election on Thursday.

Weah’s supporters dance in Monrovia ahead of the official declaration of result Thursday

The National Elections Commission (NEC) of Liberia said today it would announce the result of the Tuesday election on Thursday.

The runoff was between Weah and incumbent Vice President, Mr Joseph Boakai. The winner will succeed President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf.

Spokesman of the commission, Mr Henry Flomo, who announced the date on Wednesday, said tallying of votes was ongoing at different centres across the country.
Flomo said the commission did not schedule a press conference for Wednesday at 11 a.m. as widely reported in the local media, and regretted any inconveniences the misinformation might have caught.


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