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Liberia hails Nigeria for successful election

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GoodluchJohnathan embraces President-elect  Muhammadu Buhari
GoodluchJohnathan embraces President-elect Muhammadu Buhari

( 2, 2015)-The Government of Liberia has described the just-ended Presidential election in Nigeria as exemplary and historic.

Government says the outcome of the election has strengthened the resolve of Nigeria and other African nations to continue on the democratic path for lasting peace and sustainable development.

In her nationwide address Wednesday, April 1, 2015, President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf congratulated the people of Nigeria for demonstrating maturity and responsible attitude during the election.

She wants African nations strive towards the maintenance of peace and the promotion of international cooperation.

In a related development, President Sirleaf said Liberia is on the path of nurturing its democracy for political maturity and foster effective governance process in the country.

The Liberian Leader said:” Liberia has begun the processes of deepening its democratic credentials with the ongoing Constitution Review Conference taking place in Gbarnga, Bong County.

“Liberians are poised to take another important step toward their quest to deepen the ongoing transformation of the country,” she said.

President Sirleaf called on Liberians to get involved in the process and keep their engagements constructive and respect the rights of others.

What matters most is that the outcome of the Gbarnga Conference should be embraced by the Liberian people for the sustenance of Liberia’s emerging democracy.


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