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President Sirleaf lauds Congressional Black Caucus for Supporting Liberia’s Peace, Progress

Washington, D.C. – September 22, 2017: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lauded the United States Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) for being at the forefront in advocating for Liberia from years of conflict to the present era of peace and development.

Mon, Sep 25, 2017 Mon, Sep 25, 2017

President Sirleaf Commissions Mt. Coffee Hydropower Plant

Challenges Successive Governments to Emulate Good Examples

Monrovia, Liberia – December 15, 2016: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has officially commissioned the newly rehabilitated Mount Coffee Hydropower Plant in Harrisburg, Montserrado County and challenged successive governments to build upon development programs initiated by the preceding administration.

Thu, Dec 15, 2016

Ambassador Brutus Presents Letters of Credence to President Donald Trump

Washington, D.C.- December 3, 2017: Her Excellency Lois Cheche Lewis Brutus, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Liberia to the United States, presented her Letters of Credence to President Donald J. Trump on November 29, 2017.

According to a dispatch from the Embassy of Liberia in Washington, D.C., the ceremony took place at the Oval Office of the White House.

Wed, Dec 6, 2017 Mon, Dec 4, 2017

Ambassador Sulunteh Speaks at Shepherd University, Shepherdstown, West Virginia

Ambassador Sulunteh was invited to give a lecture on the economic, political and cultural life of Liberia at Shepherd University, Shepherdstown, West Virginia on Wednesday, December 2, 2015. Below is the full text of the speech as delivered:

Special Cultural Day Lecture by H.E. Jeremiah C. Sulunteh, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Liberia to the United States, Shepherd University, Western Virginia, USA, December 2, 2015

Mon, May 9, 2016

Embassy Holds Awareness Forum for Young Foreign Policy Professionals

Washington, D.C. – December 2, 2016: As part of the effort to create awareness about Liberia, the Embassy of Liberia in the United States hosted a forum for a group of professionals concerned with foreign policy issues.

Fri, Dec 2, 2016

President Sirleaf Appeals for Support to Rebuild Liberia’s Educational System

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has appealed for support to rebuild Liberia’s educational system, which was destroyed during the years of civil conflict in the country.

According to a dispatch from the United States, President Sirleaf made the appeal on Monday, December 4, 2017, when she spoke at the Frank and Kula Kumpuris Distinguished Lecture Series of the Clinton School of Public Service of the University of Arkansas in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Thu, Dec 7, 2017 Thu, Dec 7, 2017

Ambassador Sulunteh Visits Georgia

February 25, 2016 - Ambassador Jeremiah C. Sulunteh is in Atlanta, Georgia, where he addressed the State Senate this morning. He will attend a dinner tonight with the Georgia Legislative Black Caucus and head to Savannah where he will tour the Savannah Port and natural gas facility.

Thu, Feb 25, 2016

Christine Ann Elder Commissioned as New U.S. Ambassador to Liberia

Washington, D.C.- 6/20/16: The new Ambassador of the United States of America to Liberia, Her Excellency Christine Ann Elder, was commissioned today at an impressive and well-attended ceremony at the U.S. Department of State...

Mon, Jun 20, 2016

Liberia Celebrates 169 Years as Africa's Oldest Independent Republic

In Washington, celebrations marking the 169th independence anniversary, which included a day-long Cultural Extravaganza/Family Day, Intercessory Worship Service, and Diplomatic Reception, concluded on Sunday, July 31st with a Fashion Show to showcase the best of Liberian and African attires and clothing.

Fri, Aug 5, 2016

President Weah Commissions Liberia’s New Ambassador to USA

Monrovia, Monday, December 31, 2018 - President Dr. George Manneh Weah, Saturday, December 2018 commissioned Liberia’s Ambassador Designate to the United States of America (USA), George S. W. Patten, Sr.

Executive Mansion

Mon, Dec 31, 2018
Thu, Jan 10, 2019

First Lady Michelle Obama Makes Historic Visit to Liberia; Holds Talks with President Sirleaf; Jointly Interacts with Young Liberian School Girls

Monrovia, Liberia - Monday, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Monday, June 27, 2016 received the First Lady of the United States of America, Mrs. Michelle Robinson Obama at the Roberts International Airport. The US First Lady was accompanied by her two daughters, Malia and Sasha and her mother Marian Robinson.

Executive Mansion

Mon, Jun 27, 2016
Mon, Jun 27, 2016

President Sirleaf Decries Electoral Violence

Monrovia, Liberia – Thursday, October 19, 2017: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, with barely a week after the end of first round of elections, has decried electoral violence as counter-productive to the peace a stability of the nation.

Executive Mansion

Thu, Oct 19, 2017
Thu, Oct 19, 2017

President Sirleaf Delivers Final Farewell Message to the Nation, Thanks God for the Drive to Exhaust All Possibilities

Executive Mansion

Wed, Jan 17, 2018
Thu, Jan 18, 2018

President Sirleaf Receives New U.S. Ambassador, H.E. Christine Elder Letters of Credence

MONROVIA, LIBERIA - President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received the Letters of Credence of the new Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America accredited to Liberia, Her Excellency Christine Elder...

Executive Mansion

Thu, Jun 23, 2016
Thu, Jun 23, 2016

President Weah Pays Tribute to Kofi Annan; Describes His Passing ‘Loss to the World’

Monrovia, Liberia: Liberian President George Manneh Weah has paid tribute to the falling former Secretary General of the United Nations, Kofi Atta Annan, describing his passing as ‘loss to the rest of the world, not only to his family and country, Ghana.’

Executive Mansion

Thu, Aug 23, 2018
Thu, Aug 23, 2018

President Sirleaf Addresses the Nation; Commend Liberians for Patience, Peaceful Demeanor

Monrovia, Liberia: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has addressed the nation commending Liberians for their patience and peaceful demeanor. The Liberian leader said “As we go through this time of uncertainty in our electoral process, awaiting the country’s historical presidential transition, I commend you for your patience, and your peaceful demeanor.”

Executive Mansion

Thu, Nov 9, 2017
Thu, Nov 9, 2017

President Weah Arrives in the U.S. Ahead of 73rd UNGA; Poised to Hold Meetings with World Leaders, Potential Investors

New York, Sunday, September 23, 2018 - President George Manneh Weah and entourage arrived in the United States to attend the 73rd General Assembly of the United Nations.

Executive Mansion

Sun, Sep 23, 2018
Mon, Sep 24, 2018

President Sirleaf Commissions Cllr. Lois Brutus As Ambassador to U.S.

Monrovia, Liberia: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has commissioned Her Excellency Cllr. Lois Brutus as Liberia's Ambassador to the United States of America. Cllr. Brutus replaces Ambassador Jeremiah Sulonteh who recently stepped down to foster his political career.

Executive Mansion

Sat, Nov 4, 2017
Mon, Nov 6, 2017

President Sirleaf Commissions 14 Senior Gov’t Officials; Admits Amb. Marjon Kamara into the Humane Order of African Redemption

Monrovia, Liberia: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has commissioned 14 senior government officials at a colorful ceremony held in the C. Cecil Dennis Auditorium, Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Monrovia and reminded them about the challenges ahead as the administration moves to the finishing line of its mandate. According to an Executive Mansion release, President Sirleaf was speaking during the commissioning ceremony of several senior government officials.

Executive Mansion

Tue, Apr 5, 2016
Tue, Apr 5, 2016

President Sirleaf Commissions Mt. Coffee Hydropower Plant; Challenges Successive Governments to Emulate Good Examples

Monrovia, Liberia: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has officially commissioned the newly rehabilitated Mount Coffee Hydropower Plant in Harrisburg, Montserrado County and challenged successive governments to build upon development programs initiated by the preceding administration.

Executive Mansion

Thu, Dec 15, 2016
Thu, Dec 15, 2016