President George Manneh Weah on Wednesday, 27 March paid a consolation visit to the home of Montserrado County District #11 Rep. Richard Koon who lost five family members in three days.
Those who died from Rep. Koon include his mother Ma Lucky, his three sisters and a junior brother from toxic generator smoke (carbon monoxide) between March 16 and 18.
The Executive Mansion says in a press release that President Weah used the visit to comfort Rep. Koon and relatives.
He invokes God’s blessing upon the family and encourages them to remain strong as they mourn their loved ones.
President Weah also expressed condolences on behalf of his government for the tragic loss sustained.
He was accompanied to the home of the lawmaker by some government officials including Speaker Bhofal Chambers and Finance Minister Samuel Tweah, Jr., among others.
On Monday, 25 March, President Weah paid similar visit to the home of the late Rep. Adolph A. Lawrence and consoled his wife, Senator Nyonblee-Karnga Lawrence and the family.–Press release