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  • Minister Martinez Calls Burgess A Liar

    Even though Martinez refused to enter into a discussion on the allegations against him, during cross-examination by Senator Michel Chebat, he opened up somewhat about the charges by Burgess. He told the Senate Committee that everything said about him is a...
  • Fireworks At Senate Committee Hearing, Boots And Castro Testify

    Two senior Ministers in the Barrow Administration, Anthony “Boots” Martinez and Edmond “Clear the Land” Castro made their grand appearance before the Senate Select Committee, marking a first for the body since it began conducting its probe into th...
  • Belize Represented At 34th Regular Meeting Of CARICOM

    Belize’s Foreign Minister Hon. Wilfred Elrington has joined CARICOM Heads of Government at the opening Ceremony of the 38th Regular meeting in Grenada today. The conference is expected to run from the 4th to the 6th of July 2017, under the Chairmanshi...
  • Opposition Condemns Behaviour Of Boots Martinez and Castro

    As mentioned earlier in the newscast, UDP ministers Anthony ‘Boots’ Martinez and Edmond Castro appeared before the Senate Select Committee today. The behavior of both these Ministers of Parliament during today’s exercise has since been brought to qu...
  • Valentino Blanco Will Not Return As CEO Of CFZ

    Former Chief Executive Officer of the Commercial Free Zone in the Corozal District, Valentino Blanco, will not be returning as the head honcho, according to well-placed sources. We understand that Blanco and the Free Zone board have arrived at an agreemen...
  • Another Traffic Mishap On The Philip Goldson Highway

    Just before news time last night there was a traffic mishap near the Mameyal curve on the Philip Goldson Highway between a passenger bus and a cargo truck.   Reports from the bus driver indicate that the bus, belonging to UK’s bus service, was t...
  • San Joaquin Chopping Murder Turns Himself In

    Information to CTV-3 News is that 33 year old Arturo Tzul, who was sought by Corozal Police in relation to the chopping murder of 20 year old Amilcar Omar Morales Gonzalez and the wounding of 21 year old Doniver Ruano, turned himself into authorities over...
  • Corozal DYS Summer Program Kicks Off

    Summer has officially started and that means there will be host of summer activities in the Orange Walk and Corozal Districts. Here at CTV-3 News, we will do our part to keep track and highlight the events. Today we spoke to Corozal District Youth Officer...
  • Free Zone Workers Unhappy About New Immigration Rules

    Over the weekend, the northern border turned chaotic as Free Zone workers attempting to cross the Immigration point early in the morning to get to work in the Commercial Free Zone were told that they will be required to bring their passports or apply for ...
  • Opposition Leader John Briceno Concerned About Labor Stats

    Gaspar Vega’s Police security was just one of the matters that attracted a fiery back and forth in the House meeting held last Friday. Another issue was one brought up by the Opposition Leader Hon. John Briceno on the recently released labour force stat...
  • Magistrate Throws Out Case Against Pastor Wade, Cites Excessive Abuse Of Authority

    On May 19th, the outspoken Plus TV news director and Rise and Shine morning show host, Pastor Louis Wade, was summoned before the San Ignacio Magistrate Court where he was charged for “common assault” and “indecent words”. The charges came from cr...
  • Did Police Neglect Duties Following Report Of Suspicious Individuals Lurking In Downtown

    Yesterday we showed you our interview with well-known Corozal community activist and senior citizen Fred Orio who was the victim of a brazen assault and robbery. Orio explained that an individual entered his store located downtown Corozal and ambushed him...
  • US State Department Classifies Belize As Worst Traffic Offender In Central America

    The US State Department has issued its 2017 Trafficking in Persons Report - and similar to the past two years, Belize remained as a tier 3 country, classified as the worst trafficking offender in Central America. According to the report - which was rele...
  • Addy Pacheco Grilled By Senate

    As we mentioned earlier in the newscast, Immigration officer Ady Pacheco was back before the Senate Committee today, for a third interrogation session. In the seven months of Senate hearings, no other person has made as many appearances, and there is a re...
  • 2016/2017 Crop Ends On Friday

    After 30 weeks of milling, the 2016-2017 sugar cane crop season will officially come to a close on Friday June 30th, the announcement was made today by the Sugar Industry Control Board and the Sugar Cane Production Committee. This decision was taken after...
  • Was Boots' Visa Revoked?

    One final matter brought up in the Boots interview is the allegation that Edmond Castro is not the only UDP Minister who has had his U.S. visa revoked. There have actually been reports that Boots has had his travel visa cancelled, but today he claimed tha...
  • What Cabinet Discusses Is Secret Says Boots Martinez

    While the media had Minister Boots in front of the cameras he was also asked about the decision by Cabinet to monitor Ministers like him and political agents who were issuing recommendation letters for visa applicants. The question: why did the Cabinet fe...
  • Boots Categorizes The Senate Hearings As A Circus

    The hearings of the Senate Select Committee resumed today with a third, consecutive full day of interrogation of the former Assistant to the Officer in Charge in the Nationality Section, Ady Pacheco. While we have the highlights of her testimony, the day ...
  • Opposition Leader Says COMPOL Must Go

    PUP Leader Hon. John Briceno also took the time to respond to a number of issues that have been on the front burner lately, commencing with the swift release of the Castro brothers after they were detained for traffic violations and for assaulting a polic...
  • PUP Prepares For Municipal Election

    Last night we showed you the spirited launching of the Oppositions municipal team for Corozal Town led by 5-time Mr. Belize winner Rigo Vellos. This is the first municipal slate in the entire country, and according to PUP leader Hon. John Briceno who trav...