Liberia: Federation of Liberian Youth to Elect New Officials


MONROVIA – At long last, the Federation of Liberian Youth (FLY) has announced its preparedness for the conduct of the General Assembly, after several months of postponement.

Addressing a news conference Thursday December 6, 2018 in Monrovia, FLY president Augustine Tamba said the National Executive Committee and the Board of Advisors have resolved to conduct the General Assembly from December 13-15, 2018 in Bensonville City, Montserrado County.

In demonstrating FLY preparedness for the General Assembly, President Tamba has named several persons to conduct the election for new leadership of the federation.

Those appointed include Commissioner Darlington Cheeks, Chairman, Commissioner Decontee George, Co-Chairman, Commissioner Lawrence Fahnbulleh Secretary, Commissioner Joe Carmoun, member and Commissioner Thomas Mulbah, member.

Tamba Commended the Liberian Government particularly the Minister of Youth and Sports, D. Zoegar Wilson for his able leadership over the last few months.

He reiterated FLY commitment in working with the Minister and the government for the attainment of the goals and objectives of the pro-poor agenda.

However, Tamba appealed to the government to remain supportive to the new leadership of FLY that will be elected during the General Assembly.

Meanwhile, Tamba has frowned on recent protests especially roads block by community dwellers in demand for basic services.

“We encourage our people to disengage from such and at the same time peal to the authorities concern for these basic services never to wait until our people get into these actions before they are conscious about their responsibilities,” Tamba cautions.