Liberia Sets to Commemorate 176th Flag Day, Ministry of Education Handpicks Wantoe Teah Wantoe As Orator
CONGO TOWN, Monrovia: This Friday, August 24th marks the commemoration of Liberia’s 176th Flag Day across the Country.
With the Theme ” The Lonestar, A Symbol of Unity and Nationalism,” the government of Liberia through the Ministry of Education has handpicked Wantoe Teah Wantoe as the national Orator for this year’s Flag Day program.
As a champion for the rights of women and children and one of Liberia and Africa’s leading advocates for global sustainability and youth development, Wanto is a candidate for a Master’s in Public Policy at the University of Oxford, Pembroke College with the Blavatnik School of Government.
With a deep passion for social causes, he possesses exceptional listening and communication skills, enabling him to influence and mobilize young people, communities, and decision-makers.
Currently, he serves as a Steering Member on the United Nations Department of Global Communication Youth Steering Committee and the AFS Youth Assembly Advisory Council.
“The Orator, however, is equipped with extensive experience in non-profit management, youth development, and government relations, complemented by a solid educational background in public policy and sociology,” MOH stated in a release.
“The decision by the Ministry to have selected Honorable Wantoe as the National Orator for the 176th Flag Day is trickled by his distinct portfolio, remarkable accomplishments, and impact on youth-focused programs,” the release furthered.
The commemoration of the 176th Flag Day is expected to be held at the Centennial Memorial Pavilion in central Monrovia.
Meanwhile, the government, through the MOH is encouraging every Liberian to show and demonstrate a symbol of National Unity in these Elections as the country celebrates its 176th Flag Day.