There was wild jubilation today throughout Liberia as President George Weah declared education free in all publicly owned Universities throughout the West African country.
The President made the announcement before hundreds of cheering students on Wednesday at the University of Liberia’s Capitol Hill Campus in Monrovia during a planned visit to the school
A post on his Facebook page reads:
“Today I am excited to anounce that I have declared the University of Liberia and all other public universities in Liberia tution free.”
This announcement comes after massive protests in Liberia following hike in tuition fees at the University of Liberia.