Pres. Weah Issues Travel Restriction on Officials of Government
President George Weah has ordered members of his cabinet including Superintendents and Mayors to obtain a travel permit from his office before leaving the country. The Liberia Immigration Service, has accordingly, been ordered to demand this permit from officials leaving the country before allowing them to.The directive was issued on May 30, 2019 to the Director of Cabinet.
Appointees of institutions of higher learning have also been directed to obtain Travel Authorization Letter from their supervising Minister and Governing Board, respectively in consultation with the Minister of State before leaving the country.
Presidential appointees leaving the country are required to show evidence indicating the sponsors of their trips, period away from the country along with their travel request letter.