Abuja — The Liberian Embassy in Abuja, the Federal Republic of Nigeria, has acquired two new appointments and a promotion.
A launch from the Embassy names Chief Obioma Clifford Nzeruem and Ms. Mariam B. Garnett as being appointed as Liberia’s Honorary Consul to the South-East and Southeastern States of Nigeria and Third Secretary respectively.
On the identical time, the Third Secretary for Administration, Ms. Anita M. Johnson, is now promoted to the place of Second Secretary/Vice Consul.
Their appointments, based on the discharge, which had been authorised by His Excellency, President George Manneh Weah, Sr., had been communicated in a letter from Former Overseas Minister Honorable Gbehzohngar Findley, to Ambassador Dr. Al-Hassan Conteh.
Chief Clifford Nzereum, who in his new capability, can be primarily based in Owere, Imo State, is anticipated to assist in selling the Overseas Coverage aims of Liberia, together with the strengthening of relations between Liberia and Nigeria.
Prior to now, he has been serving, at his personal expense, as Protocol Attaché to the Liberian Embassy in Abuja with workplace in Lagos, the place he assists the Abuja Mission with the availability of protocol and hospitality providers to Liberian officers, enterprise individuals and college students visiting or transiting in Nigeria’s industrial capital of Lagos.
Beforehand, Chief Cliff, as he’s popularly known as by Liberians in Nigeria, served as Liberia’s Consul Basic in Lagos throughout Liberia’s civil conflict, aiding dozens of Liberian refugees in Lagos and different adjoining states in Nigeria, the discharge provides.
Ms. Johnson’s ascendency to the put up of Second Secretary/Vice Consul comes with a wealth of diplomatic expertise, having labored diligently because the Third Secretary for Administration on the Abuja Mission over the previous years.
She is now anticipated in her new function, to help the Counselor/Consul of the Mission with the execution of all consular providers, together with the issuing of visas, operation of the Passport Utility Heart, and consular providers requested by Liberians in Nigeria and different states of accreditation, the discharge provides.
Ms. Garnett, as Third Secretary, will help with the day-to-day working of the Chancery, together with managing the bodily plant and associated logistical issues confronting the Mission, amongst others.
Previous to her new appointment, she has labored with the Inside Audit Company in Congo City, Paynesville, Liberia, since 2016, the discharge concludes.