Former Press Union Of Liberia President, Sam Van-Kesselly  Is Dead

The late Sam Van Kesselly, former President of the Press Union of Liberia

The Liberian media is once again bereaved following the sudden death of one of its past Presidents, Sam Van-Doyen  Kesselly  who died early this morning, December 3, 2019 at his home in Barnersville, Monrovia. Mr. Kesselly has been ill over the past years reportedly suffered from Rheumatologist Arthritis.

He served as President of the Press Union of Liberia during the late 1990s, and also served as editor for several Liberian dailies, and was considered as the ‘old hands’ in the journalism business in Liberia.

Detail will follow in our subsequent posting.

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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.