Liberia 2023 Elections: WEAH Takes Early Lead With 44.56% Of Votes

Liberia 2023 Elections: WEAH Takes Early Lead With 44.56% Of Votes

Liberia, a beacon of democracy in West Africa, buzzes with anticipation. The 2023 elections are turning out to be a spectacle. With early results rolling in, it’s clear: George Weah isn’t here to play. But is this the full story?

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The Preliminary Picture

Early birds catch the vote. As of October 14th, 25.93% of polling stations have reported their counts. The nation watches as the electoral commission unveils the numbers:

  • George Weah (CDC): 44.56%
  • Joseph N. Boakai (UP): 42.68%
  • Others: Trailing with single-digit percentages.

These early numbers showcase a riveting head-to-head between Weah and Boakai. But with three-quarters of the polling stations yet to report, the game is still afoot.

“Elections are the voice of the democracy, and Liberia sings its song loud and clear.”A Liberian Poet

What The Numbers Tell Us

  1. Weah’s Popularity: Despite challenges, Weah’s charisma shines. His sports career, his previous tenure, and his promises resonate.
  2. Boakai’s Persistence: Not far behind, Boakai’s political journey and experience make him a formidable contender.
  3. Minor Players: Though trailing, parties like ALCOP, LPP, and GDM can’t be ignored. Their potential alliances could tip the scales.

Relevance in The African Context

Liberia’s election doesn’t stand in isolation. It echoes a larger narrative of African democracies wrestling with tradition and modernity. Liberia’s choice will influence the regional socio-political landscape, impacting nations like Nigeria, Ghana, and Sierra Leone.

Opinions & Predictions

While Weah leads, the race is tight. Political analysts from MandyNews Analysis suggest possible coalitions if no clear majority emerges. The coming days will test the mettle and strategies of all contenders.


Liberia stands at the cusp of a decision. As numbers trickle in, the world watches. The 2023 election is not just a political contest but a reflection of Liberia’s heart and soul.

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