Charles Khalifa Erukaa is another household name among viewers of Channels Television. He was born in Jos, Plateau state. He graduated from the University of Jos with a degree in English/Literature. He also studied Public and International Affairs at University of Lagos. He joined Channels Television in January 2009 as Senior Presenter/reporter cum Assistant Editor.
He has a passion for broadcasting which make him an audience-friendly personality whenever he is on air. Apart from news casting, he has also anchored a diversity of programmes ranging from Politics to Sports.
Charles is a key member of Channels Television’s dynamic Outside Broadcast (OB) team as Lead Commentator/Senior Reporter. This has seen him travelling all over the country covering live events.
His broadcasting career began at Radio Benue as a DJ/Announcer in the mid-90’s and later Voice of Nigeria from 1998 as a Presenter/Producer, where he rose to the position of Principal Presentation Officer and Head of Presentation. He then joined Channels Television in 2009 with a wealth of experience in broadcasting.
Charles is truly a top quality TV presenter but he is also a keen sportsman and physical fitness enthusiast, whose activities include swimming, running, playing football and scrabble. His other hobbies include reading, watching movies and robust discussions on social media. Charles is among the brands on Channels Television that has made the station a long-term king of Nigeria’s TV landscape.