Committees Chairman Cllr Ndubuisi Nwabudike Presents Report to President Weah
President George Weah has officially received a formal report from the Special Presidential Review Committee that was constituted to probe into the Global Witness Report on NOCAL.
The report was presented to the Liberian leader on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at his Foreign Affairs Office.
President Weah is reviewing the findings and recommendations made by the committee and is due to come up with an appropriate course of action shortly.
He however commended the committee for the work and due diligence.
It can be recalled the Liberian President set up a five-member Special Presidential Committee on April 17, 2018 to examine allegations made by Global Witness in its reports on Liberia involving the National Oil Company of Liberia (NOCAL).
Members of the Committee include Cllr. Ndubuisi Nwabudike, Chairperson, Cllr. Pearl Brown Bull, member, Cllr. C. Alexander Zoe, member, the Rev. Joseph Gardea Johnson, III, member and Mrs. Frances Greaves, member.
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