The US’ embassy near Monrovia has applauded the government of President Weah through, its 𝗙𝗶𝗻𝗮𝗻𝗰𝗶𝗮𝗹 𝗜𝗻𝘁𝗲𝗹𝗹𝗶𝗴𝗲𝗻𝗰𝗲 𝗨𝗻𝗶𝘁, an institution responsible to ensure proper accountability of funds under the Weah-led government. It can be recalled couple of days ago, the institution labelled 𝗞𝗼𝗿𝗹𝗮𝗻𝗲 𝗜𝗻𝘃𝗲𝘀𝘁𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁𝘀 𝗟𝗶𝗯𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗮 𝗟𝗟𝗖 as a High-risk money laundering shell company.
The 𝗨𝗦 𝗘𝗺𝗯𝗮𝘀𝘀𝘆 recognizes the actions of the 𝗙𝗜𝗨, to be a courageous step forward for Liberia in the fight against transnational money laundering and the recognition of corruption’s ability to corrode democracy.
“We applaud the actions of the Financial Intelligence Unit of Liberia in its designation of Korlane Investments Liberia LLC as a high-risk money laundering shell company. This is a courageous step forward for Liberia in the fight against transnational money laundering. We also commend the Inter-Ministerial Committee for approving these actions”. unquote.
The embassy statement further indicates her anticipation of the Weah-led government efforts to implement promises made to fight and prosecute corrupt individuals.
“We look forward to the implementation of related bold commitments made by H.E. President George Weah in his official statement at the Summit for Democracy: “My government commits to fighting corruption at the highest level .
We will propose legislation for the establishment of a dedicated criminal court for the prosecution and convictions of public officials and individuals or institutions engaged in corrupt practices and financial offenses.” 𝗖𝗼𝗻𝗴𝗿𝗮𝘁𝘂𝗹𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀 to the Weah-led government for keeping her promises made during the 2017 presidential elections. This is what we called government of the people.