Members of the English Book Club Wetzikon and the Highlanders’ Linguist Club present their favourite books
English Book Club Wetzikon
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
(born 29 October 1938) is the current President of Liberia.
She served as Minister of Finance under President William Tolbert from 1979 until the 1980 coup d'état, after which she left Liberia and held senior positions at various financial institutions.
She placed a distant second in the 1997 presidential election. Later, she was elected President in the 2005 presidential election and took office on 16 January 2006.
Sirleaf is the first modern, and currently the only elected female head of state in Africa.
Brian Poysden & Werner Wyss
The Highlanders' Linguist Club Uster