Liberia (Republic of)
of Relations | Diplomatic Representation | Travel
Info | Health Requirements | Climate Info
| Currency Info | Trade Info | Visits
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History of Relations
Africa and Liberia established formal diplomatic relations on 10 January 1997.
The Liberian Government established an embassy in Pretoria on 1 October 1997,
with Ms A Nimley as Chargé d' Affaires.
South African Representation in Liberia
Acting Chargé d’Affaires
Mr S J Pike
South African Embassy
Liberian Representation in South Africa
H E Ms L C Brutus
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Visa requirements for South Africans
For more information
contact the Liberian Embassy in Pretoria.
While a valid international health certificate proving
vaccination against yellow fever only is required, vaccination against
hepatitis A and B and meningitis is also recommended. Preventative
measures against malaria are strongly advised.
For further information go
to Travelers' Health.
Liberia has an equatorial climate characterised by high
temperatures and high rainfall all year round. Average annual temperature in the
capital, Monrovia, ranges from 26,1 degrees C in January to 24,4 degrees C in
July, while annual rainfall averages 5 138mm.
For up-to-date weather information
The monetary unit is the Liberian dollar, divided
into 100 cents. The symbol for the dollar, which is not convertible outside
Liberia, is "L$".
The official exchange rate is fixed at US$
1 = L$ 1.
For information on current exhange rates click here
and Official Visits / Bilateral Meetings
If you have any queries with regard to treaties please
contact the Treaty Section at 012 351 0872/0726 or send an e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
For current information on trade statistics between South Africa
and Liberia, visit the web site of the Department
of Trade and Industry of South Africa
Groups and Information