ABUJA (Sundiata Post) The BBC reports that a number of former African players are in Liberia for Weah’s swearing-in: Among others: Ivory Coast and Chelsea legend Didier Drogba, Cameroon’s Samuel Eto’o and Nigeria duo of Sunday Oliseh and Taribo West.
Weah finally won the presidency after three straight attempts. HE lost to candidate Sirleaf in 2006 when he stood as a candidate. He won the main vote and lost the run-off.
The footballers had earlier participated in an inuagural foorbal match in the country.
Arsenal football club coach who brought George Weah to Europe is also expected as one of the guests from the footballing family.