Monrovia, 24 Aug 2018: Liberian President George Weah’s former coach Arsene Wenger and three Liberian sports icons have been decorated with the country’s highest honor – the Humane
Order of the Star of African Redemption with various grades.
President George M. Weah and His Former Coach Arsene Wenger
Our Monrovia correspondent reports that Coach Wenger received Knight Grand Commander while Togo’s coach
Claude LeRoy was given Knight Commander.
Former Lone Star coach Alhaji Frank Jericho Nagbe, former national coah
Vava George and basketball icon and administrator, Ms B. Wilson, all
were decorated with the grade of Commander in the Star of Africa.
Coach Wenger Visiting President George Weah
The west African nation of Ghana Earlier, was decorated with the Knight Grand Band in the Humane Order of African redemption for it’s contributions to peace and development in Liberia.
In a very brief remark , President Weah urged all Liberians “to use this day to focus more on those things that unite us rather than those that divide us.”
By Tepitapia Sannah in Monrovia
West African Journal