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Charles McArthur Ghankay Taylor

Date of Birth: 28 January 1948
Place of Birth: Arthington


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Double Wamco

LIB officials said that around the time of the overthrow of the then President Charles Taylor in 2003 Saint-Yrian approached David Aim Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of LIB looking for a partner in a mining deal...


Warlord on the loose

Charles Taylor Liberia's exiled warlord stands accused of crimes across the region...


Oil bubble

Directors include Rilwanu Lukman formerly Secretary General of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries and Nigeria's ex-Oil Minister; Egbert Imomoh former Deputy Managing Director of Shell in Nigeria; Guy Pas formerly chief financial officer of oil traders Addax and of the mineral house Oryx; and Engelbert Cooper a Liberian with a colourful business history under ex-Presidents Samuel Doe and Charles Taylor and later in South Africa...


Jammeh rejection

Jammeh's links with Liberia's exiled warlord Charles Taylor did him little good...


Peace, or else

But with the war in Côte d'Ivoire by no means over unemployed ex-fighters will be tempted to re-enlist and ex-President Charles Taylor exiled in Calabar keeps in touch...


The truth of the matter

Meanwhile Liberian leader Charles Taylor remains safely in Calabar Nigeria resisting the Court's efforts to bring him to Freetown...


No peace without justice

Former military leader Johnny Paul Koroma who forged a deadly alliance with the RUF that led to the rebels overrunning Freetown in 1997 is now on the run and the rebels' main backer Liberian former President Charles Taylor is living in exile in Calabar Nigeria...


Liberating the liberator

Their fate is the subject of intense speculation with conspiracy theories ranging from links to Western intelligence plots in Sudan commercial rivalry between SA security companies the abduction of Liberian ex-President Charles Taylor wanted on war crimes from Nigeria a planned second assault by Chilean mercenaries and machinations by a major Western oil company...


Season of hate

Diplomats in Abidjan say a travel ban on top officials of Gbagbo's FPI is under consideration similar to the restrictions imposed on former President Charles Taylor's government in neighbouring Liberia...


Silencing the guns

The first efforts at demobilisation in December went badly wrong firefights ensued and many of ex-President Charles Taylor's fighters attacked UNMIL positions...

There are also concerns about the cohesion of the group once dominated by Charles Taylor not to mention its level of commitment to the peace process...


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