President Sirleaf Lauds Italy’s Assistance to Liberia

The President of the Republic of Liberia, Her Excellency Madam Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf disclosed that the people of Liberia appreciate the generous assistance of the Italian Government to Liberia’s development over the years.

President Johnson Sirleaf declaration is contains in Her Message of Congratulations to Her Italian counterpart, His Excellency, President Giorgio Napolitano, Government and People of Italy on the auspicious occasion of the Celebration of the National Day of that great country.

In the message, President Johnson Sirleaf noted that Liberia looks forward to Italy’s continued contribution and engagement in the nation’s post conflict reconstruction program, stressing that the long-standing friendly ties subsisting between the two countries will grow from strength to strength in the years ahead.