March 29, 2006

Nigeria will send Taylor back to Liberia -minister

ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo has
ordered the immediate repatriation of exiled former Liberian
President Charles Taylor to Liberia, following his arrest at
the border with Cameroon on Wednesday.

Nigerian Information Minister Frank Nweke said Taylor, who
is wanted on war crimes charges by a U.N.-backed court in
Sierra Leone, should be placed in the custody of the Liberian