Broadcast Journalist And Former Lawmaker, Martin Kerkulah Is Dead


The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) is once again bereaved, the death of Martin Kerkulah who served the National Legislature as Bong County Representative took many by surprise today.

‘Martin’ as he was affectionate called died at the ELWA Hospital following a brief illness early Christmas morning on December 25th, 2016 family sources said. Martin is the 17th Liberian journalists who died in 2016.

Details will be posted in our subsequent posting.

(Visited 356 times, 1 visits today)
About Cholo Brooks 15829 Articles
Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.