Liberia: ” Senate 2014, Weah vs Debah”, A Plot to Retire Opposition Leader and Soccer Icon From Politics Uncovered
They are considered by their countrymen legends and heroes of football (soccer) and pillars of the country’s football success story in the 1980s before their country felled into a brutal civil war and kept the torch burning while carnage ripped off their country. But these two giants, it seems are about to re-ignite the country’s club football rivalry all over again, this time on the political stage.
The purported re-ignition of club soccer rivalry is revealed in a plot to retire soccer legend and opposition leader George Weah from politics in Liberia orchestrated by the ruling Unity Party government has been uncovered. Revealing the plot recently, a top co-conspirator of the plot and top inner cycle of the Unity Party administration and close confidant of the Sirleaf family confided that a well orchestrated ploy has been hashed and the secret recipe is to entice the Liberian opposition leader, George Weah of the Congress for the Democratic Change (CDC) to run for Senate in the country’s by-election scheduled for 2014........