For conducting successful election, President Weah Extols Guinea Bissau

His Excellency President George Manneh Weah
His Excellency President George Manneh Weah
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The President of the Republic of Liberia, His Excellency Dr. George Manneh Weah has sent a message of congratulations to the Government and people of Guinea Bissua for the successful conduct of the recent presidential election held in that country.

 

In the message to his Excellency Mr. Jose Mario Vaz, Former President of the Republic of Guinea Bissau, President George Manneh Weah, on behalf of the Government and People of Liberia, and in his own name, extended warmest congratulations to His Excellency Jose Mario Vaz, and through him, to the Government and People of Guinea Bissau for successfully conducting the recent presidential election held in Guinea Bissau.

 

According to President Weah, the recent election in Guinea Bissua marked a critical victory for that country and Africa as a whole.

 

“The outcome of the election is a clear manifestation of your strong commitment to democratic values and principles which you have natured for years while serving as President of the Republic of Guinea Bissau.” President Weah noted.

 

The Liberian leader stressed that the holding of free, fair and democratic elections in Guinea Bissua set a standard for other African countries to emulate.   

 

“Your tolerant disposition and patriotism during these elections bring pride not only to the People of Guinea Bissau but to the entire continent of Africa and you will be remembered not only as a good leader, but also a nationalist who placed the stability and future of his country above personal interest.” He furthered.

 

President Weah assured the Former President of the Republic of Guinea Bissau of the continued goodwill of the Liberian people and his personal admiration for Mr. Jose Mario Vaz as he transition to private life.