Liberia waits for runoff election preliminary results

Liberia's election commission is expected to announce official preliminary results in the presidential runoff on Thursday.

by

    Former soccer star George Weah claims he's on track for victory - but his opponent Vice President Joseph Boakai says it's too close to call.

    Whoever wins the election will inherit an economy battered by falling prices for Liberia's main exports of rubber and iron ore, and a currency rapidly losing its value.

    Al Jazeera's Mohammed Adow reports from Monrovia.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Interactive: Take a tour through divided Jerusalem

    Interactive: Take a tour through divided Jerusalem

    Take a tour through East and West Jerusalem to see the difference in quality of life for Israelis and Palestinians.

    Stories from the sex trade

    Stories from the sex trade

    Dutch sex workers, pimps and johns share their stories.

    Inside the world of India's booming fertility industry

    Inside the world of India's booming fertility industry

    As the stigma associated with being childless persists, some elderly women in India risk it all to become mothers.