Weah, who scored a landslide victory in presidential elections last December, is the only African footballer to win the world and European awards.
"I ordered a complete audit to make sure that what belongs to the government goes to the government."
Weah becomes the 25th president of the west African nation.
Liberia's election board certified Weah as the winner of the election on Friday, marking the country's first peaceful transfer of power after two civil...
The electoral board confirmed Weah's run-off victory on Friday evening, as his rival, Vice President Joseph Boakai, conceded defeat.
The Liberia Elections Observation Network, said vote had passed calmly with better organisation than the first poll on October 10
The first African player to win both FIFA's World Player of the Year trophy and the Ballon d'Or, Weah faces Vice-President Joseph Boakai in today's presidential...
As Liberia's most famous son, Weah attracts huge crowds and has a faithful youth following in a country where a fifth of the electorate is aged 18 to 22...
It means the final round of voting between the two leading candidates -- ex-footballer George Weah and Vice President Joseph Boakai -- can go ahead.
The Supreme Court will decide on Monday the fate of a presidential runoff vote originally scheduled for November 7
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