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Liberia: President George Weah slashes salary by 25%

The applause that African leaders receive upon cutting their salaries raises questions on the expectations of citizens from leaders. Liberia’s President George Weah recently announced that his salary will be cut by 25%. The salary cut is however not the solution to fixing a broke Liberia but it is a strong gesture, which signals that the days of profligacy are numbered.