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, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.
The World

Jordan: Nahed Hattar shot dead ahead of cartoon trial

September 25, 2016 0

Gunman kills prominent writer Nahed Hattar outside Amman court where he was facing charges over “offensive” cartoon. A gunman has shot dead prominent Jordanian writer Nahed Hattar outside a court where he was facing charges […]

Liberia

Police Charge Man With Human Trafficking, Kidnapping

September 25, 2016 0

By Philip T. Singbah, LINA Bong County Correspondent/ Police in Gbarnga, Bong County have charged a 49-year-old man with multiple offenses, including human trafficking and kidnapping. Abdulai Sellah, a resident of Gbarnga, was arrested recently […]

United States

Charlotte shooting: Police release video and photo evidence

September 25, 2016 0

Charlotte, North Carolina (CNN) Videos released Saturday by the Charlotte police department of the fatal encounter between Keith Scott and officers do little to answer some of the most significant questions about the shooting. Charlotte-Mecklenburg […]

Liberia

The Liberian Government hails UN SG, Ban Ki-Moon

September 24, 2016 0

The Liberian Government is commending outgoing UN Secretary General, Ban Ki-Moon, for his immense contributions to global peace and security, speaking recently, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf said : “Mr. Ban’s great work continues to inspire […]

Sports & Entertainment

SPORTS: FIFA backs Sierra Leone FA in use of funds

September 24, 2016 0

FIFA has said there has been no ‘misuse of the funds’ it has given to the Sierra Leone FA (SLFA). Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) president Isha Johansen was detained and questioned by Sierra Leone’s […]

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