The war in Liberia lasted from December 1989 to August 2003. Throughout this period, temporary government structures were organized to maintain order and security especially in the capital. These interim governments were the result of numerous peace agreements/accords. The interim leaders were usually neutral parties not affiliated with any of the warring factions; however, vice chairs during the Councils of State included members from the various rebel groups.
President, Interim Government of National Unity (IGNU) Term: November 1990 – May 1994 Amos Claudius Sawyer was born in Greenville, Sinoe County on June 15, 1945. His early education was through public schools in Maryland County. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in History and Government from the University of Liberia in 1966, a Masters […]