Bassa Elders Back CPP’s Pick of Daughter -Perform Traditional Welcoming Rites, Give Working Tools

BUCHANAN: To appreciate and demonstrate their acceptance of the choice made by Mr. Alexander B. Cummings, Standard Bearer of the Collaborating Political Parties(CPP) to pick one of their finest daughters, Cllr. Charlyne Brumskine as running mate, a 12-member Elder Council of Bassaland confirmed their support when they welcomed and appreciated Mr. Cummings, in the midst of thousands of people who had thronged the venue of the program held on Saturday, October 27, 2023 in Buchanan City, Grand Bassa County.

Accordingly, the elders, in keeping with traditional rites, presented Charlyne to Mr. Cummings, gowned the pair, and pledged support and absolute loyalty to the success of the CPP, come October 10, 2023.

According to the ANC TV, the auspicious activities witnessed by CPP auxiliaries and civil society groups including the Paco Movement for Real Change, Muslims United for Better Liberia, Changes of Women Organization, Charlyne’s Angels, CPP USA Chapter, Liberia Solidarity Movement, and the African Creative Fashion Group was a climax of ceremonies to pick  Cllr Charlyne M. Brumskine as  running mate to Cummings on May 27, 2023 while appreciating Mr. Cummings for his previous  visits and his subsequent  selection of their daughter as vice standard bearer in the CPP.

The elders also presented a traditional handmade cutlass to former Grand Bassa County Senator Gbezohngar Findley for onward presentation to Mr. Cummings, signifying the transfer of working tools for the task ahead.

The FIXER is fully prepared, according to the ANC TV, in which the former Grand Bassa County Senator also expressed appreciation for the CPP choice of Cllr. Brumskine as Vice Standard Bearer when he presented the cutlass to Mr. Cummings.

Mr. Findley said with Charlyne as running mate, he officially declared his unflinching support to the Presidential bid of the CPP Standard Bearer, Mr. Alexander Cummings, for victory at the polls during the October 10th presidential elections.

Also gracing the occasion was Charlyne’s mother, Mrs. Estelle Brumskine who paid tribute to her late husband and founder of the Liberty Party, Counsellor Charles W. Brumskine, in a special statement.

Mrs. Brumskine, subsequently thanked the CPP comprising the Alternative National Congress, the Liberty Party and other auxiliaries and politicians for the decision to select her daughter as running mate to Mr. Cummings.

Making the official pronouncement of Counselor Charlyne M. Brumskine, the CPP Standard Bearer said he was gratified to have selected a daughter of Grand Bassa County and received her acceptance to be his running mate in the pending general and presidential elections slated for October 10.

The program was flavored by several traditional, cultural dancers as well as masked dancers from Grand Cape Mount, Margibi, Rivercess, and Grand Bassa Counties, entertained thousands of partisans, supporters, sympathizers and well-wishers with folk music and dance as the behemoth crowd paraded along with the long CPP convoy of vehicles through Tubman Street to the Fairground for the official endorsement ceremony.

Music and sound of drums and folk songs echoed from and around the Fairground especially by the various traditional Bassa groups, wearing CPP t-shirts with “BassaLand Says Yes” in jubilation for the ticket.

Meanwhile, Cummings expressed gratitude to the elders and people of Grand Bassa County for the massive show of support and solidarity at Charlyne’s endorsement in Buchanan on May 27, 2023.

The CPP Standard Bearer said together with Charlyne, party stalwarts, supporters and the Liberian people, they will work assiduously to restore good governance, transform the life of the masses, and change Liberia for the good of all Liberians.

Mr. Cummings assured Liberians that upon his ascendancy as President of Liberia, effective next January 2024, Liberians will begin to experience immediate changes in their living conditions and the system of governance

Earlier, in an acceptance statement, Counselor Charlyne Brumskine extended thanks and appreciation to the CPP for her selection as running mate to Mr. Cummings in the upcoming October 10 general and presidential elections.

She made a passionate appeal to citizens of BassaLand including Grand Bassa, Rivercess, Margibi, Montserrado Counties and elsewhere in Liberia as well as Liberians in the Diaspora to join the CPP Campaign and elect Mr. Cummings as the next President of Liberia, come October 10.

Several other prominent citizens including Aspirants of Grand Bassa and Rivercess made remarks, rallying the support of all Bassa citizens residing throughout Liberia to join in the REAL CHANGE agenda of the CPP to make Mr. Weah a one term President. Courtesy of from ANC TV

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