Residents of Monrovia weigh in on the truth that Liberia’s president, George Weah, has been in a foreign country for a month and is predicted to proceed his travels for the following two weeks.
Critics have slammed the president for abandoning his duties and going to Qatar to look at his son play on the earth cup however there are combined reactions on the streets of Monrovia.
“The time the president keep in a foreign country, truly with this area we’re in, I’m towards it. The reason being quite simple. He was elected to serve the nation and apart from that we’re into a vital area, the place we’re heading to the nationwide elections subsequent 12 months,” one resident of Monrovia stated.
On November 22, the day after the primary match of the US towards Wales (1-1), George Weah posted on his Twitter account images along with his son with this saying: “A proud father”.
On the twenty ninth, after the 1-0 victory towards Iran, he retweeted a video of him in go well with and tie falling into the arms of his son. “A second of fatherly pleasure,” the caption learn.
Weah departed Liberia on October 31 and is predicted again on December 18, based on media studies. All through the journey, Weah was anticipated to participate in a discussion board on North-South dialogue in Morocco, within the local weather convention in Egypt, in a discussion board on worldwide cooperation in France and one other on sport and peace in Monaco, and eventually in a summit of African leaders in the US.
His journey additionally included a ten-day stopover in Qatar for the World Cup.