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David D. Kpormakpor

Born: Sep 28, 1935

Death: Aug 19, 2010

Birthplace: Bomi County

Profession: Politician

Nationality: Liberia

David D. Kpormakpor

Date of Birth : Sep 28, 1935
Date of Death : Aug 19, 2010
Birth Place : Bomi County

David Donald Kpormakpor was a Liberian politician and the first Chairman of the Council of State that ruled Liberia from 7 March 1994 until 1 September 1995 during the height of the First Liberian Civil War. Born in Bomi County, Kpormakpor graduated from the Louis Arthur Grimes School of Law of the University of Liberia. He later served as an Associate Justice on the Supreme Court of Liberia. During the civil war, Kpormakpor was chosen as the civilian chair of the Council of State, which also included members representing warring factions in an attempt to end the war. Following a year of political stalemate, Kpormakpor and the Council of State disbanded and were succeeded by another council headed by Wilton Sankawulo. Kpormakpor later moved to the United States, residing on Staten Island. He died in New York in 2010.

Profession


  • Politician
  • Associate Justice

Also known as


  • David Donald Kpormakpor
  • David Kpormakpor
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