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  • Death of Almendarez Treated As A Criminal Investigation

    Official information tonight is that the incident which transpired on Tuesday August 8th in the village of Yo Creek where thirty year old Dwayne Almendarez was shot by a customs official and subsequently lost his life, will be treated as a criminal matter...
  • Guatemala Falls Into Political Crisis, Elrington Comments

    Guatemala is in deep political crisis as demonstrators have taken to the streets, demanding the resignation of the President, Jimmy Morales, who was elected two years ago. The row is the result of an attempt by Morales to expel Ivan Velasquez, who is t...
  • Corozal PUP Slate Assists Fire Victim

    A family of four in Corozal Town is trying to pick up the pieces and get back to normal after a fire totally destroyed their homes on Saturday morning. The family is accepting donations of building material, food and clothing as they lost everything in th...
  • Traffic Accident Claims One Life

    Tonight the family of fifty two year old, Raymond Hendricks, A well-known football enthusiast affectionately known as ‘cususini’ are mourning his death following a tragic traffic accident on Sunday morning. Official police reports indicate that shor...
  • P.M Speaks On Taiwan Grant And Loan

    The Prime Minister also remarked on the financial generosity of Belize’s bilateral friends, Taiwan. Earlier this month, the Taiwan Government through their Ambassador in Belize donated $60 million dollars which would support the Government’s budget. I...
  • PM Speaks On Reported Airport Authority Resignations

    Three years ago scandal broke out of the Belize Airports Authority when the Minister responsible was caught with his hands in the cookie jar. Minister Edmond Castro had been using the funds raised by the BAA to purchase chicken for political parties, to p...
  • John Zabaneh's Name Removed From US Narcotics Kingpin List

    Since 2012 John Zabaneh has had to engage in a public campaign to defend his name after the United States Government placed him on the notorious list of Designated Narcotics Traffickers and accused him of having ties with Mexico’s Sinaloa Cartel. As a r...
  • Police Await Directives From The DPP To Proceed In Case Of Dwayne Almendarez

    A postmortem conducted on the body of thirty year old Dwayne Almendarez today concluded that he died as a result of acute cardiorespiratory failure, severe pulmonary edema and saddle pulmonary thromboembolism due to gunshot wounds to the body. Almendar...
  • PM Barrow Says Vega Land Documents Show No Actionable Illegalities

    For several weeks, the media has been attempting to get some clarity on a cluster of leaked copies of land documents which reveals that the family of former Lands Minister Gaspar Vega has been acquiring large areas of land in various parts of Belize under...
  • Belizeans Get To View Partial Solar Eclipse

    Today millions of American citizens bore witness to a once in a lifetime experience as they had the opportunity to observe the much anticipated solar eclipse, a celestial event in which the moon passes between the sun and Earth, blocking the sun in its en...
  • Quan Wins Mayoral Candidacy For UDP In Corozal

    On Sunday the United Democratic Party held a convention to elect a Town Council slate in Corozal Town for the upcoming municipal election scheduled for March 7 2018. As we had reported in a previous newscast, there were two candidates for Mayor including ...
  • Hit And Run Victim Passes At The KHMH

    For several weeks our news-team has been following the tragic incident involving sixteen year old Orange Walk teen, Monique Morey who was victim of a hit and run almost one month ago.  Tonight we have very sad news to report as the sixteen year old g...
  • Belize Participates In Human Trafficking Workshop

    Back in the month of June, the US State Department issued its 2017 Trafficking in Persons Report which demonstrated that Belize remains as a tier 3 country and is classified as the worst trafficking offender in the Central American region. The report ind...
  • Briceno Warns Taiwan About Dollar Diplomacy

    Opposition Leader Hon. John Briceno also discussed the heavy dollar diplomacy being played by the Taiwan Government with the Barrow Administration. As we had reported last week, Taiwan’s Ambassador to Belize H.E. Charles Liu handed over financial suppor...
  • Will The Opposition Support Decriminalization Of Marijuana?

    On Friday, the House of Representatives will meet to consider a number of bills, one reportedly being a proposed legislation to decriminalise the use of Marijuana in Belize. In 2012, a Committee known as the Decriminalization of Marijuana Committee (DOMC)...
  • John Briceno Speaks On Auditor General's Report Of Government Expenditures

    On the agenda also for Friday’s House Sitting, will be the presentation of the 2012-2013 Auditor General’s report of Government expenditures. If you’re wondering why the 2012-2013 report is just being published, it is because the audit process is ve...
  • Minister Faber Expresses Disappointment In Auditor General's Report

    Today Hon Patrick Faber also spoke on the Auditor General’s findings in particular those that dealt with the Ministry of Education. The Minister also expressed disappointment, but on the content which the Auditor General reports.   Honourable Pa...
  • Mr. Belize Awards Scholarships To Six Lucky Recipients

    This morning six students from the Corozal District received tuition scholarships from Mr Belize, Rigo Vellos, through his gym, Spartan Fitness. The gym offered five scholarships back in July, four for primary and one for high school but due to the ...
  • Jafari Castro And Gilbert Franklin Now In Police Custody

    After almost a week of being sought by police in connection with a case of aggravated assault, Jafari Castro and Gilbert Franklin were detained today and are tonight in police custody pending charges. If you have been in tuned to the news lately, you may ...
  • Will Mayor Campos Move Out Of Town Hall and Into The CCFZ

    We also asked Marin to comment on strong but unconfirmed reports that the Corozal Town Mayor was being considered to take up the post of Chief Executive Officer at the Commercial Free Zone at the Santa Elena Border. While Marin did not confirm or deny, he...