President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Tuesday departed the country to attend the 10th General Assembly of the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB), which takes place in Durban, South Africa.
The IAPB is a global alliance of civil society organizations, corporate and professional bodies promoting eye health through advocacy, knowledge and partnerships. The theme of the 10th General Assembly is “Stronger Together.”
The President will be away from October 27-30, an Executive Mansion press release stated.
The Minister of Justice Frederick Cherue, will serve as Coordinator of the Cabinet in consultation with Vice President Joseph Boakai, while the President is out of the country,