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16 member Cabinet sworn-in in Belmopan

Sixteen ministers of government were sworn in this morning by the Governor General in a formal ceremony in Belmopan. Only four of them had held full ministries in the previous [...]

Two women to head legislative bodies

In related news, two other appointments were announced today. For the first time in history, Belize will have a woman Speaker of the House, as Dangriga’s Sylvia Flores has been [...]

Dangrigans protest against Aranda’s exclusion from Cabinet

While team sixteen were being sworn in at the Governor General’s office, not far away another group of politically motivated visitors were just… swearing. These protestors, however, were not rabid [...]

Asst. Police Commissioner recovering from stroke

Police news usually involves crime, but not always. Word has been received that on August nineteenth Assistant Commissioner of Police, Alvan Rowland, suffered a stroke, which doctors have characterized as [...]

Bartender fights off gunman, foils robbery

Many of us who have never been the victim of a holdup often wonder how we would react to the feeling of a gun barrel pressed against our temple. Well, [...]