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

He was a Gambian. I knew that because I had met with Jackson even before I came from Libya. I knew that he was with Dr Manneh and in fact he was a brother to Dr Manneh and President Taylor had taken him to be his senior aide for a very long time, and when the President got to the mansion - when the President was attacked at the mansion he escaped it and Jackson was killed because he was the cover guard and he was shot at that time, but actually he was a Gambian. You will know someone if he was a Gambian or a Liberian and even in our region if I speak my English they will know that I speak the Liberian English, that is even the reason why the judges are finding problems with my language, because I want to speak the Liberian English and I want to speak standard English and that I will try to do.

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