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  • Lead PUP Senator Demands UDP Chairman Be Removed From The Gallery

    While today’s defensive posture by former Immigration Minister Elvin Penner made his highly-anticipated appearance before the Senate hearing somewhat anti-climactic, there was a moment during the Senate meeting when sparks flew. This has to do with what...
  • Elvin Penner Appears Before Senate Comittee..Refuses To Answer Questions In Relation To Wong Hong Kim Scandal

    Former Minister of Immigration Elvin Penner appeared before the Senate Select Committee today in what many may say is a daring act considering the scandals that have piled up on him during his tenure as Minister of State in the Ministry of Immigration. ...
  • Traffic Offence Charges Brought Up Against Corozalenos

    Meanwhile, two young Corozalenos found themselves in some serious trouble in front of the Magistrate Arana after they were detained for traffic offences. 21 year old Mike Depaz and a 16 year old who we cannot name were charged for driving a motorcycle ...
  • Corozal Resident Charged for Marijuana Possession

    31 year old Ismael Villanueva appeared before the Magistrate’s Court in Corozal on Monday morning to answer to a charge of possession of controlled drugs. Villanueva, according to the Police, was seen riding a bicycle on the morning of Sunday May 7th wh...
  • Will Elvin Penner Show Up Before Senate Committee Hearing?

    Tomorrow, all eyes and ears will undoubtedly be glued to the live television and radio hearings of the Senate Select Committee as it is highly anticipated that appearing before them will be the former politician who is wrapped up in the biggest immigratio...
  • ASC Suspends Four Belize Shrimp Farms Certifications

    The Government of Belize has been boasting of a rebound in the shrimp industry which according to reports from the Statistical Institute for January and February 2017 has seen an almost two million dollar increase as compared to last year when the industr...
  • Canada Issues Travel Warning To Belize

    The unsolved double murders of 53 year old Canadian National Francesca Matus and 36 year old U.S. National Drew DeVoursney have brought the focus of the international media upon us and a whole lot of bad press. The murders have been covered by a wide a...
  • Another Win For Mr Belize

    Five Belizean athletes participated in a bodybuilding competition hosted by Power Gym, a fitness center in neighboring Quintana Roo, Chetumal. Among the local athletes were Corozal Town’s 5-Time Mr. Belize Rigo Vellos, as well as up and coming Mr. Physi...
  • A Look At Andre Vegas First Day At Court For Lands Scandal

    After months of having a hard time to locate Andre Vega, Court papers were finally served on him a few weeks ago in relation to the scandalous payment from the Government’s Treasury of $400,000 as compensation to him for land in Belize City which he bou...
  • Deshaies Main Suspect In Double Murder

    On Friday May 5th, 54 year old Canadian National John Deshaies, who was the tenant and neighbour of murdered Canadian national 53 year old Francesca Matus, was charged at the Independence Magistrate’s Court in relation to a burglary case in Placencia. ...
  • Drugs Found In Albion Bus

    A joint operation conducted yesterday by officers of the Customs and Excise Department and the Belize Defence Force led to the discovery of two parcels of suspected cannabis. According to reports, sometime after 12:30 p.m. officials intercepted an Albion ...
  • Court's Argument In Challenge To Foreign Assets Immunities Laws Close

    Attorneys for Caribbean Investment Holdings and the Courtenay/Coye law firm who are challenging the legality of Government’s extra firewalling of foreign assets through the Central Bank of Belize (International Immunities) Act and the Crown Proceedings ...
  • Former Minister Of State, Elvin Penner Cometh To Senate Hearing

    In yesterday’s coverage of the Senate hearing, we reported on the Senate Select Committee’s efforts to find out how a picture of South Korean national Kim Won Hong, who was sitting at a Taiwan Detention Center at the time, could have gotten on a passp...
  • One Man Remains Detained For Double Murder In Corozal

    Tonight, the many questions in relation to the murders of Canadian national, 53 year old Francesca Matus, and U.S. National, 36 year old Drew Devoursney, whose bodies were discovered dead on Monday afternoon in cane fields between Chan Chen and Patchakan ...
  • Trio Kidnapped And Robbed, They Managed To Escape

    Police in Corozal are investigating a kidnapping and robbery report made by 23 year old cane farmer Emir Rosado of Ranchito Village Corozal. Reports reaching CTV3 News indicate that Rosado told police that he and 26 year old Eder Stevenson, a Land consult...
  • Yo Creek Resident Stabbed To Death, His Cousin Detained

    Reports from our Mexican neighbors in Chetumal Quintana Roo Mexico tonight is that a nineteen year old Belizean student was murdered inside his apartment in Chetumal last night. The victim identified as well-known musician of the Wonderless Rock Ba...
  • Primary School Students Sit Second Part Of PSE

    Today 7,143 students from the 273 schools across the country of Belize (including those with special needs) sat the second part of the 2017 Primary School Examinations (PSE) at the designated examination centers. Those papers included the remaining two su...
  • Corozal Free Zone CEO Suspended For Thirty Days

    Newly appointed Chief Executive Officer for the Corozal Commercial Free Zone, Valentino Blanco, has been suspended by the Board of Directors. This comes after Blanco found himself involved in a number of allegations of corruption and the administrative st...
  • Police Looking In All Angles In double Homicide

    The case of initial disappearance which has now turned into cold-blooded murder involving two foreign nationals here in Belize has gotten the steep interest of the international media, and you would expect there is mounting pressure to find answers. We tu...
  • BNTU Says Farber's Position Taken May Have Repercussions

    This morning Palacio responded to Faber’s comments, emphasising that if the Minister is willing to go down for the position taken, then so be it. Luke Palacio, BNTU outgoing President “Is that our members and others in the public are sayin...