George Weah Continues To Lead Polls In Liberia’s Election


Congress for Democratic Change (CDC) candidate, George Weah, continues to lead the provisional results of the presidential election in Liberia as the results are coming in from the second batch of votes.l

Out of 5,390 polling places throughout the country, 1,817 have currently been processed, meaning 33.71 percent of the nation’s votes has been processed.

According to an update from the National Elections Commission (NEC), Weah remains ahead with 240,750 votes (39.6%), while Unity Party candidate, Vice President Joseph Boakai trails closely behind with 160,975 votes (31.1%).

Liberty Party candidate, Charles Brumskine, obtained 48,219 votes (9.3%).

Alternative National Congress (ANC) candidate, Alexander Cummings received34,550 votes (6.7%).

Movement for Democracy and Reconstruction (MDR) candidate, Prince Johnson received 24,948 votes (4.8%).

Though there are 20 candidates in the presidential race, the winner has to obtain 50 percent or more of the total votes cast to avoid a run-off election.

See the results below:

Subscribe for the new edition now

Do you need to be heard? Or your articles published? Send your views, messages, articles or press release to:  >>> We can cover your (LAW) events at the first Call: 08039218044, 08024004726


New mag

Newswire Law and Events Magazine is Out. It's a collector's item. Get one - or two,or more - for yourself and loved ones.

Do you want to be heard, your events covered, your articles published, or need to advertise your products and services on our Blog and Magazine, reach out to us at Newswire Law and Events, you will be glad you did. For more details about our services, please call: 08039218044, 09070309355. Email:


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here