Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

 
The G20 needs more women
The G20 needs more women
As an organisation, the G20 — which this year celebrated its 20th anniversary — represented two-thirds of the world’s...
Ma Africa leads the way
Ma Africa leads the way
At a recent festival in South Africa attended by young leaders from Africa committed to the United Nations’ sustainable development goals, I...
Kagame could be the next Mandela ― if he steps down
Kagame could be the next Mandela ― if he steps down
This year, Africa got rare good news when Liberia’s president, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf was announced winner of the Mo Ibrahim Prize for Good...
Liberians still seek justice for war crimes
Liberians still seek justice for war crimes
As Liberia appears before the UN Human Rights Committee in Geneva, Liberians ask why the government has failed to prosecute those responsible...
Editorial: AU is still a men’s club
Editorial: AU is still a men’s club
All too often, the African Union is derided as a “dictator’s club”. Huge strides in advancing democracy across the continent mean that this...
Why Sirleaf’s win is a big deal for West Africa
Why Sirleaf’s win is a big deal for West Africa
It is very easy to find people in armchairs who criticize Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf. Of course. You can point to the debilitating poverty that remains...
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and the Ibrahim Prize’s exceptional problem
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and the Ibrahim Prize’s exceptional problem
The Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership was established more than a decade ago, with the aim of recognising and rewarding...
President-elect George Weah: What's next for Liberia?
President-elect George Weah: What's next for Liberia?
A peaceful transition of power in Africa's oldest republic is cause for optimism, according to analysts, but major challenges lie ahead for...
Football star George Weah wins presidential victory in Liberia.
Football star George Weah wins presidential victory in Liberia.
International football stars and Liberians on Friday celebrated George Weah's presidential victory in the West African country's first democratic...
Could George Weah be Liberia's next president?
Could George Weah be Liberia's next president?
George Weah emerged from Liberia's slums to become a superstar footballer in the 1990s, and has leveraged his status as a revered figure among the...
Liberia changes the guard
Liberia changes the guard
As Liberians vote this week for their new president, the country must simultaneously deal with another seismic change to its political landscape:...

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