Gorge Weah, African football legend, has won the presidential election of Liberia.
According to Reuters, the National Elections Commission announced him as winner of the country’s run-off election on Thursday.
Weah beat Joseph Boakai, the country’s vice president.
The commission said with 98.1% of ballots cast, Weah garnered 61.5 percent of the total votes while Boakai got 38.5 percent.
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