has appointed her son, Charles Sirleaf, as
the interim executive governor of the
Central Bank of Liberia (CBL). Charles,
who is a highly experienced banker, was
until his appointment, the deputy governor
of the bank, having worked for the bank
since 2004. He takes over from Joseph
Mills Jones, the immediate Governor
of the Bank who resigned so he can
prepare to run for president during
Liberia's presidential election due to
take place in 2017.
President Sirleaf suspended her son for a
while in 2012, following his failure to
properly declare his asset.