7. January 2014 13:30 by abdillon
Darius Dillon Named Board Chair Of Consortium
The Chief of office staff at the office of Bong County Senator Jewel Howard Taylor, Darius Dillon has been appointed chairman of the Board of the Consortium of Pressure and Interest Groups Inc.
In a letter of appointment to Mr. Dillon, the leadership of the consortium said after several weeks of constructive consultations and negotiations with heads of the various umbrella organizations and senior executive council of the institution, “we the National Executive Council of the Consortium of Interest and Pressure Groups of Liberia which represents about 35 Civil Society Organizations across the 15 Political Sub-divisions of our Country, have unanimously selected you as our new National Executive Board Chairman”.
The letter signed by the organization’s Secretary General, Edwin Quire and approved by the National Executive Chairman, Edwin Kla Martin, said, “Your overwhelming endorsement and selection was based on the tireless strides you continue to make in our society as it relates to social justice, peace, democracy and the rule of law in our beloved country”.
Dillon is an outspoken young Liberian who became popular for his comment on the removal of former speaker Edwin Snowe.