The Executive Mansion has announced the official visit of French President Emmanuel Macron to Liberia early December.
According to Deputy Presidential Press Secretary Smith Toby security assessment to pave the way for the French President’s arrival has been completed as the team has returned to Paris to present report.
He told executive mansion reporters Tuesday that President Macron will be accompany by huge delegation to Liberia in December.
More details of his visit has not been made known up till press time but his expected visit will mark nearly one week after the end of the Paris Forum of which President George Weah and other government officials were in attendance.
Mr. Toby disclosed and reiterated further that preparations leading to the commencement of Air France flight operations to Liberia are well on course.
The Deputy Presidential Press Secretary said President Weah is grateful of the bilateral ties between Liberia and France and hopes for bigger and tangible partnerships to help develop Liberia including changing the living conditions of the people of Liberia.
France among other things is supporting Liberia in building the Technical Vocational and Science Education sectors of Liberia including youth empowerment through the Ministries of Youth and Sports and Education among others.
It can be recalled that President Weah at the just ended Forum in Paris France and United Arabs Emirates respectively disclosed that Liberia is open for business but emphasized that Liberia at this critical time of the Country needs sincere investors who will make a tangible and timely impact in the Country and the people at large.
Liberians are of the hope that The French Leader’s visit will bring a great relief to them especially during the struggling time of their Country.
Though the Country’s economy is at a snail pace according to Smith Toby, the Government is working very hard to address it.
He noted that the President is aware about the challenging times but encouraged Liberians to remain hopeful as things will get better.