MONROVIA June 7(TNR)-Principle streets of Monrovia remain calm as several hundreds of protestors carry out peaceful protest in the capital.
But scores of business centers remain closed for fear that there would be violent. So far, there has been no violent.
“We have decided to remain peaceful today . Btu many of the stores are closed. Only banks, hospitals and few areas are open. It tells you that the protest is yielding result,” Anthoy Kolie , a protestor said.
The protestors gathered in front of the capital building where they are are expected to present their statement to the government. The vice president of Liberia, madam Jewel Howard Taylor is expected to receive their statement later today.
“We want to save the state. There are some people who are affecting the administration of president Weah. Like the Finance Minister, Samuel Tweah, Minister of state, Nathaniel Magil and others,” Roland T. Sesay said.
The protestors are dancing and singing. The exact number of persons is known but there are in their several hundreds.
The police is keeping a close watch at the protestors. Some of the protestors dance and move closer to the police and pour insult. “Do not talk anything. Leave them. Let them talk,” a commander of the police said. TNR