President George Manneh Weah has urged Cabinet Ministers to employ based on competence and not along party lines. An Executive Mansion release issued in Monrovia says President Weah made the call when he spoke on Sunday, 11 March during the 53rd birth anniversary of his wife, First Lady Clar Marie Weah at the Winner Chapel in Oldest Congo Town.
He the release says Mr. Weah reminded his Cabinet to ensure employment is based on competence and not on party line since the government aims to bring change and not to continue on the old path.
President Weah described the First Lady’s birthday as a special day in his life and a blessing, especially celebrating with his wife on her natal day in a church.
He says although he is not perfect, he however promises to do his best to be a people-centered President. Mr. Weah assured Liberians that he will prioritize the less fortunate in society and the wayward children known as “Zogos” to become useful citizens after a prolonged civil war in Liberia.
He furthered that his wife was able to mentor him during the civil war by challenging him to reach out to the Liberians who were languishing in refugee camps across the sub-region by helping to bring relief to their shattered lives.
President Weah says, like his grand-mom and mom, the First Lady is an inspiration to him.
Speaking, Madam Clar M. Weah thanked President George Manneh Weah for the opportunity afforded her to serve the Liberian people and promised to reach out to all in her power, by the grace of the Almighty.
Madam Weah also applauded the people of Liberia for electing her husband and promised to work with him to bring Liberia to its pre-war status. Earlier, Pastor Chidiebere Mibuko of Winner’s Chapel cautioned President Weah to be steadfast in administering the affairs of the nation.
Pastor Mibuko challenges President Weah not to be distracted but remain focused. Press release