Liberia’s Iron Lady, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on being a woman in power

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Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf sat down exclusively with CCTV America’s Shraysi Tandon to discuss women empowerment.

She also addressed what it means to be a female political leader, in her eyes.

Sirleaf is the first democratically-elected female President in Africa. She has been politically active for over 40 years and is often called ‘Liberia’s Iron Lady’.

Liberia\'s Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on women\'s empowerment

Liberia\'s Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on women\'s empowerment

Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf sat down exclusively with CCTV America's Shraysi Tandon to discuss women empowerment.