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Liberian leader departs for Ghana to attend new President’s inauguration

APA-Monrovia (Liberia)

-Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has departed for Accra, Ghana to participate in the inauguration of President-elect Nana Dankwa Akufo-Addo scheduled for Saturday, January 7, 2017.


According to an Executive Mansion release, the Liberian leader is accompanied by Foreign Minister, Marjon Kamara, Defense Minister, Brownie Samukai, among others.

The release noted that while she is out of the country, the Minister of State for Presidential Affairs, Sylvester Grigsby, will serve as Coordinator of the Cabinet in consultation with the Vice President and in telephone consultation with the President.

President Sirleaf is scheduled to return on Sunday, January 8, 2017


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