About Cholo Brooks
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.
Africa

Key Boko Haram Leader Captured in Nigeria

May 16, 2016 0

{VOA NEWS / KIOSSI, CAMEROON}— Cameroon says the multinational joint forces fighting Boko Haram have captured five leaders of the radical Islamist group, including Boukar Kaou, traditional ruler of Kumche in Nigeria. Dozens of the […]

Other News

LIBERIA: Ambassador Nat Barnes Reacts To Global Witness Report

May 16, 2016 0

Global Witness, an internationally renowned and reputable “Watchdog” organization recently released a comprehensive investigative report entitled “The Deceivers” which can, at best, be described as a provocative and damning account of corruption within the rank […]

Other News

LIBERIA: House Approves US$69.9m Budget Cut

May 15, 2016 0

Members of the House of Representatives last week  voted unanimously to pass the Recast Budget to allow US$69.9m to be cut from the 2015/2016 National Budget. According to a local daily, the 2015/2016 Budget was […]

United States

Kerry Seeks Saudi Support for Syrian Cease-fire

May 15, 2016 0

{VOA NEWS / STATE DEPARTMENT}— U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry sought Saudi Arabia’s support Sunday in strengthening a “cessation of hostilities” agreement between Syrian government forces and rebels ahead of broader talks on regional […]

Other News

Cyrus-Pat Comes Live On This Outlet Soon

May 15, 2016 0

One of Liberia’s best live radio entertainment show in the 1980s has bounced back on the airwave it will shortly be live on GNN-Liberia soon. Presented by Liberia’s best radio personalities, Cyrus Wleh and Patrick […]

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