The government of Liberia submits a bill to the Parliament which would allow the seizure of the assets of former President Charles G. Taylor, his relatives and associates.
- Voters in Liberia go to the polls for the second round of a presidential election, with the incumbent President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, likely to be re-elected.
- The Norwegian Nobel Committee announce the winners of the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo, with the prize being shared between the President of Liberia Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, Liberian activist Leymah Gbowee and Yemeni women's rights activist Tawakkul Karman.
- Voters in Liberia go to the polls for a general election with current President and recent Nobel Peace Prize laureate Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf facing a tight race.
- The lawyer for former Liberian President Charles Taylor walks out of court protesting that his client's rights to a fair trial had been abused.
- Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf dissolves her cabinet.
- Actress Mia Farrow gives evidence in the trial of former President of Liberia Charles Taylor before the United Nations Special Court for Sierra Leone.
- Prosecutors begin cross examining former Liberian President Charles Taylor at his war crimes trial.
- Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf's spokesman calls "surprising" a call by the country's truth commission that she be barred from office.
- Former Liberian President Charles Taylor takes the stand in his own defence at his trial.
- The war crimes trial of former Liberian President Charles Taylor resumes at The Hague, Netherlands.