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

A Poro society in Liberia is a society of men and I have not been in there to see what they do in the Poro society. So what I know is that I hear people say Poro society. That is where men, big men, are joined and children sometimes in fact. It is a society which grew out of the tribe called Kpelleh. There is Kpelleh, there is Mano and there is the Loma. These three in the three counties, that is where you have the Poro society.

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