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Date of election is February 7th …

After months of public speculation Prime Minister Said Musa has finally made it official. Belizeans will go to the polls on February seventh. The announcement came at a close door [...]

… And referendum on elected senate is also on ballot

Five hours later the Prime Minister once again stepped up to the podium and while the crowd at Independence Hall were all true believers, their fervor was not about church. [...]

Foreign Minister defends policy on Santa Rosa

On Friday, word out of Belmopan indicated that eight Guatemalan families living in the illegal settlement of Santa Rosa in southern Belize had been relocated to Peten, Guatemala. But on [...]

High powered weapons seized on Ambergris Caye

Two men were denied bail and remanded to Her Majesty’s Prison until February seventh on possession of high powered prohibited weapons. The two were nabbed with an AK 47 assault [...]

Muggers, burglar busted in P.G.

Separate incidents in Punta Gorda on Sunday have resulted in the detention of four people. In the first case, around four that afternoon investigators were tipped off that there was [...]

Conman collects money, never delivers cars

Used car salesmen are notorious for their ability to stretch the truth, but tonight Belize City police are looking for a man who sold vehicles that didn’t even exist. According [...]

Cops finally convict well known suspect

Today a man well known to police was finally put behind bars after he was found guilty of two counts of burglary. What’s significant about this case was that twenty-nine [...]

Crowd is large as housing loans, grants disbursed

This morning the size of the crowd outside the gates of the Housing Department in Belize City could only have one meaning: free ting. And indeed it appeared that some [...]

U.W.I. celebrates 60th anniversary

Today the University of the West Indies celebrated its sixtieth anniversary on all its campuses throughout the Caribbean. The U.W.I.’s presence in Belize started with the Extra Mural Department at [...]

Hankook Verdes top Juventus in RFG Cup play

James Adderley, Reporting Good evening I’m James Adderley and we welcome you this week’s delivery of Sports Monday. Week fifteen of the RFG Insurance Tournament saw Hankook Verdes travel to [...]