After many decades of deadly civil strives, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf was sworn in as the president of Liberia earlier today in the capital city of Monrovia. She is in fact the first democratically elected female African president.
Read more about this event and other tumultuous incidents preceding this day of glory in Liberia. You may start at any of these blogs:
Any Liberian blogger/reader in the Parlor?
Keep the dreams and hope alive and CONGRATULATIONS!
More pictures, courtesy of the BBC: