Newly elected Senator Darius Dillon has been inducted as senator of Montserrado and followed on his promise to declare his assets.
Senator Albert Chie has met with the chair of the Standing Committee of China’s National People’s Congress, Li Zhanshu. The meeting of the two top legislators took place in Beijing on Wednesday, according to the China News Agency.
The Liberian Senate has voted to reject three of President George Weah’s nominees for the Central Bank of Liberia Board of Governors. The nominees are Richard A, Dolley, Timothy Thomas, and James B. Dennis.
Organizers of the planned June 7 protest were unable to meet with the Liberian Senate for a scheduled meeting yesterday because the Senate failed to agree to the protest leaders’ demand to open the meeting to the media.
The Liberian Senate has extended an invitation to organizers of the June 7 protest for a meeting today.
Senate Pro Tempore Albert Chie has appealed to the organizers of the June 7 protest to abandon their campaign in the interest of peace and stability.
President George Weah has met for the first time with leaders of the pending June 7 protest in Monrovia.
After initially expressing interest in meeting with the June 7 protestors, President George Weah has now followed up and invited the organizers to a meeting at his office.