The transcripts of the trial of Charles Taylor, former President of Liberia. More…

The decision to strip Foday Sankoh of his leadership role. We were not taking that decision to show solidarity with the government. We were taking that decision to show that we also are mature. We are taking that decision to prove that we know what we are running after. We have taken that decision to prove that we understand the essence of implementing a project like the one we started in phases. So he said he will communicate. Shaka Mansaray said he will communicate that to the President. It was like I was predicting. Because when I organised a press conference on 15 March 1997 with AFP and the Ivoire Soir - there is a newspaper in Cote d'Ivoire they call Ivoire Soir, I-V-O-I-R-E, S-O-I-R.

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