President Johnson Sirleaf is the 24th president of Liberia and has served as leader of the country since 2006, winning the 2005 election and winning re-election in 2011.
The president’s speech touched on the highlights and lowlights of his tenure, and reiterated his belief in the people of America and sharing the way they inspired him with their “boundless capacity” to recreate their world, saying “the future should be ours.”
In an emotional speech in his adoptive hometown of Chicago, Obama called on his supporters to defend his legacy and reminded Americans they are on the same team.
At the memorial, Prime Minister Abe offered his “sincere and everlasting condolences” for those who died in the attack.
The draw for this weekend’s Cape Town Sevens has been announced, with hosts South Africa facing Australia, Russia and USA.
Pharmaceutical stocks in Europe and the USA performed well following newly elected Donald Trump’s presidential victory and it’s likely that Trump’s proposed healthcare plan, which states that the Food and Drug Administration must be reformed to “put greater focus on the need of patients for new and innovative medical products”, has contributed to the good run in pharma stocks.
Sir Elton John’s Spokeswoman has announced that the legendary singer will not be performing at Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration.
South African actress, Lesley-Ann Brandt has fallen victim to Xenophobia, after Donald Trump’s victory in the USA presidential elections.
U.S. President Barack Obama meets with President-elect Donald Trump in the Oval Office of the White House in their first public step toward a transition of power in Washington, DC.
Thousands of protesters have taken to the streets around the United States of America, shouting ‘not my president’.