Liberia: Ruling Party Secretary General Admits to Nepotism and Corruption in Government
Left, President middle w/ son Robert
at immediate left
The Secretary General of the ruling Unity Party in Liberia, Mr. Wilmot Paye has acknowledged that nepotism and corruption have characterized the Government of Nobel Peace Laureate, President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf.
Secretary General Paye made the stunning admission yesterday morning in the Liberian capitol, Monrovia when he appeared on a local radio, Truth FM talk show. Mr. Paye alluded that the face of nepotism and corruption in the Sirleaf administration is her son, Robert Sirleaf who serves as Adviser to the President as well as Chairman of the National Oil Company of Liberia, the government agency in charge the country’s oil sector.