It is the end of an era for Africa’s first female president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.
After serving two terms, the Nobel Peace laureate is stepping down.
There are two men who are running to replace her.
Liberians went to the polls on Tuesday in a runoff vote that was delayed over allegations of fraud in October’s first round.
And if the results of the elections hold, it would mark the first democratic transition of power in 73 years.
But how will this vote enhance democracy in a country that has seen its share of violence? And what will it mean for the region?
Presenter: Hashem Ahelbarra
Henry Boyd Flomo – Director of Communications, National Elections Commission of Liberia
Adama Gaye – West Africa analyst and former director of information at the regional bloc ECOWAS
Alex Vines – Head of the Africa Programme at Chatham House
Source: Al Jazeera News