Liberia

George Weah declared winner of Liberia vote

Former footballer George Weah earned 61.5 percent of the vote, compared to 38.5 percent for his opponent, Joseph Boakai.

George Weah declared winner of Liberia vote

Liberia

George Weah: From football star to Liberia president

Ex-AC Milan striker won 61 percent of votes to defeat ruling party candidate and Liberian Vice President Joseph Boakai.

George Weah: From football star to Liberia president

Liberia

George Weah set to win Liberia presidential runoff

Ex-football star wins election with 61 percent of vote in West African country's first democratic transition since 1944.

George Weah set to win Liberia presidential runoff

Africa

Liberia waits for runoff election preliminary results

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

Liberia

Vote counting under way in Liberia presidential runoff

Delayed presidential runoff seen as country's first democratic transition since 1944.

Inside Story

Is Liberia on a path to democratic power transition?

If the results of a presidential runoff hold, it would mark the first democratic transition of power in 73 years.

Liberia

Weah or Boakai? Liberia votes in key election runoff

Liberians take to polls to choose between former international football star and current vice president.

Africa

Liberia elections: presidential run-off vote on Tuesday

The economy and the fight against corruption will be key issues when Liberians vote in a presidential election run-off on Tuesday.

Liberia

Liberia's election: Supreme Court dismisses Boakai petition

The election, slated for Dec 26, to replace the nation's first female president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, will go ahead as planned.

Liberia

Liberia sets date for delayed presidential run-off vote

The poll, delayed for weeks, pits former international footballer George Weah against Vice President Joseph Boakai.

Liberia elections: Run-off vote set for December 26

Politics

Jewel Howard-Taylor: Was I killing in Liberia's war?

Jewel Howard-Taylor on her ex-husband Charles Taylor, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, George Weah and her agenda for Liberia.

Jewel Howard-Taylor on war, Weah and her agenda

Liberia

After a 'failed' vote, what is happening in Liberia?

Fears of uncertainty and a weak economy as Supreme Court hearings begin after claims of alleged fraud in first round.

After a 'failed' vote, what is happening in Liberia?

Opinion

Liberia needs the rule of law, not political expediency

The US should not object to Liberia going through the democratic process of challenging a vote.

Robtel Neajai Pailey

by Robtel Neajai Pailey
- Edward Emmett Dillon

Robtel Neajai Pailey

Liberia

Liberia court delays vote runoff amid fraud allegations

Vote scheduled for Tuesday delayed until voter fraud allegation by opposition party, which came third, is resolved.

Supreme Court delays vote runoff amid fraud allegations

Elections

Liberia Supreme Court to decide on election runoff

Liberia’s Supreme Court will decide if a presidential election runoff can go ahead.