Alexander Cummings, the political leader of the opposition Alternative National Congress has described the government headed by President George Weah under the Coalition for Democratic Change as inept.
Ahead of President George Weah’s state of the nation address this year, the political leader of the Alternative National Congress, Alexander Cummings says the country’s economy has failed under the administration in its first year.
The National Elections Commission or NEC has officially announced the results of the November 20 senatorial and representative byelections for Sinoe and Montserrado’s thirteenth district, respectively.
Unofficial provisional results from Tuesday’s representative by-election in Montserrado’s 13th district have placed independent candidate Edward Flomo in the lead.
The by-election for representative of Montserrado’s thirteenth district appears to have been conducted smoothly, amid heavy security.
The Liberia National Police says it has received no information linking Monrovia’s Mayor Jefferson Koijee to electoral violence reported on Saturday in Montserrado’s 13th district.
The Liberia National Police has refuted reports that one person died on Saturday, November 17 as a result of violence that ensued between supporters of some political parties contesting Montserrado’s 13th district representative by-election.
Minutes following President George Weah’s highly anticipated speech on the state of the economy, the chairpersons of three collaborating opposition political parties have described the speech as “poorly written.”