Dr. G standing third from left 1955 and lower right corner, in his lab at
Dr. G, as he is affectionately called, had moments of joy and reflection as he celebrated his 80th birthday on Saturday, June 20. Born in 1929, Dr Kanda Golafale started his elementary school in his hometown of Damballah in1939, and after three, he enrolled at the Mbaloma mission school where he graduated from the 8th grade in1946.
From 1946-1951, Dr. Golafale attended and graduated from the famous St.Johns Episcopal High School in Robertsport, Grand Cape Mount County, Liberia. It was father E. Bolling Robertson who took him to St.Johns. He immediately enrolled at the
Dr.Golafale enrolled at the University of Heidelberg Medical School in 1957.since he had two years of German class at
After two years of internship, Dr.G came back to
Dr. G came back to
Dr. G was retired in 2006 at the age of 77 after serving as medical director at the
He now works as a private consultant at his Tweh Farm’s residence in
Dr Kanda Golafale is
He grew up as an Episcopalian but now a Methodist. He is married with four children: Jaa, Saki, Mike Tango, and Jamba.
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