President of Liberia, George Weah, was reportedly chased out of his office by two black snakes. This has made the president who is the former world and African best footballer work from his private residence since on Wednesday.
Reports gathered from the Press Secretary, Mr. Smith Toby states that the two black snakes were found in the foreign affairs ministry building, which president Weah’s official work place. In view of this, therefore, all staff has been told to stay away until 22 April.
“It’s just to make sure that crawling and creeping things get fumigated from the building.
“The Ministry of Foreign Affairs hosts the office of the president, so it did an internal memo asking the staff to stay home while they do the fumigation”, Mr Toby said.
The workers were unable to kill the snakes despite their attempt.
“The snakes were never killed,” Mr Toby said. “There was a little hole somewhere through
However, Police and presidential securities were seen guarding Mr Weah’s residence in the capital Monrovia. A fleet of vehicles including escorts jeeps were parked outside.
Mr Toby said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has started to fumigate the area.
“That building has been there for years now, and because of the drainage system, the possibility of having things like snakes crawling in that building was high”.
“The president is definitely returning to his office on Monday after the fumigation, whether or not the snakes are found and killed,” Mr Toby said.