ECOWAS Leaders Commend President Weah

Lome, Togo: The Extraordinary Summit of the Economic Community of West African States, (ECOWAS) has opened in the Togolese Capital Lome, with a recognition and commendation of the Liberian President George Manneh Weah.
President Weah’s attendance at this Extraordinary Summit is his first appearance as President of Liberia.According to a dispatch from Lome, ECOWAS Chairman, Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe in his opening address of the Summit commended President Weah on his historic elections as Liberia’s 24th President to a rousing applause..
He assured the Liberian Leader and the people of Liberia that ECOWAS will remain engaged with Liberia during the tenure of President Weah.
The ECOWAS Chairman said the Regional Body was assured of the commitment of the Liberian leader to the Principles of ECOWAS and look forward to his involvement.
The Leaders of ECOWAS are now in closed door discussions on the security and political crisis in Guinea Bissau, which is the major focus of the one-day high-level meeting.
More than ten Heads of State and High-ranking Government Officials are in Lome, Togo attending the Extraordinary ECOWAS Summit.
Meanwhile, President George Manneh Weah and entourage are expected to participate in the Extraordinary Summit of ECOWAS.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s