Ellen Congratulates Portugal on Observance of National Day

first_imgPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to the Government and People of the Portuguese Republic on the occasion of that country’s National Day.In her message to Anibal Antonio Cavaco Silva, President of the Portuguese Republic, President Sirleaf extended warmest felicitation on behalf of the Government and People of Liberia, and in her own name. She acknowledged that the day is in remembrance of the anniversary of the death of the National Literary Icon Luis de Camôes 1580. She noted that as the people of Portugal celebrate this joyous occasion, the ties of friendship and cooperation existing between the two nations and Peoples will be further enhanced to their mutual benefits.President Sirleaf added that as a result of Portugal’s support, including those of other members of the International Community, Liberia was on May 9, Liberia declared free from the Ebola Virus transmission. She observed that the end of Ebola in Liberia has ultimately created an enabling environment for the re-launching of the country’s reconstruction efforts.She then wished for President Cavaco Silva good health and for the people of the Portuguese Republic, a happy festive season.Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)last_img read more

Video: Guidetti goes mad on television after 4-1 thrashing

first_imgSweden are through to the Under-21 European Championship final having seen off rivals Denmark 4-1.And striker John Guidetti could not be happier, displaying a range of emotions after the game.Clearly upset at some pre-match digs from the opposition, the 23-year-old called Denmark the “worst team we’ve met in the Euros”.Guidetti, who spent last season on loan at Celtic, scored in the game and is now one goal off his country’s all-time leading U21 scorer Ola Toivonen and could reach 13 goals in the final against Portugal.He is without a club after being released by Man City.last_img