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Back to George Weah's hometown

Back to George Weah's hometown
 
Liberia's president George Weah Reuters/Thierry Gouegnon

George Weah is the most successful African footballer in history and will be sworn in as Liberia’s next president on 22 January. But his beginnings were humble. Correspondent Lucinda Rouse visited the Monrovia slum where Weah was brought up. She met people who knew him before he was famous.


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