On the morning of Friday, December 2, coinciding with the 60th anniversary of the Granma Landing, Chargé d'Affaires Yordenis Despaigne Vera received at the Cuban diplomatic headquarters in Monrovia the Vice-President of Liberia, HE Joseph Nyumah Boakai. Accompanied by several ministers and deputy ministers, Mr. Boakai, on behalf of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who is fulfilling commitments outside of Liberia, signed the book of condolences opened since last Monday 28 on the death of the eternal leader of the Cuban Revolution, Commander Fidel Castro Ruz.
On the afternoon of Wednesday, November 9, the Chargé d'Affaires of Cuba in Liberia, Yordenis Despaigne Vera, was received at the Liberty Party headquarters. The counterpart was made up of several executives, including Maxwell Grisby, Acting Chief and Jacob Smith, Secretary General, among others. On the Cuban side, the Second Secretary Carmen Maury Toledo participated.
Liberia-Cuba Friendship Association expressed its rejection to the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the US government to Cuba, in a statement last October 29 statement. The initiative, promoted and organized by Liberians graduates in Cuba who are also members of the Organization, was signed on behalf of all by his vicepresident, Bachelor of Physical Culture Kesselee Kanneh, a graduate of the Institute of Physical Culture Comandante Manuel Fajardo of Cuba.
Saturday October 22th Liberians graduates in Cuba were invited to the headquarters of the Cuban diplomatic mission in that African country. The purpose of the meeting was the celebration of the Day of Cuban Culture.During the meeting, the Second Secretary Carmen Maury referred to the historic passage was genesis of this commemoration and its significance for the people of Cuba.