Belize - Belize News - Channel5Belize.com - Great Belize Productions - Belize Breaking News
Home » March, 2008 You are currently browsing entries posted in: March, 2008

P.M./Opposition Leader officially sworn in as members of the House

Five weeks after the general elections, today members of the new parliament convened in the nation’s capital to participate in the ceremonial opening of the National Assembly. News Five’s Janelle [...]

P.U.P. leadership candidate yet to decide if he’s still in the race

As we reported on last night’s newscast, Orange Walk Central area representative John Briceño has dropped out of the race for leadership of the People’s United Party, saying he would [...]

Another Belize City street figure gunned down …

During this morning’s ceremonial house meeting, the new Government emphasized that they’ll tackle crime and violence with a special gang unit in the police department, youth and adult empowerment and [...]

… While motive unclear in Placencia murder

The second murder occurred on the Placencia peninsula around twelve-thirty this morning. The crime scene was at the Amigos Restaurant and Internet Café in the heart of the village. Police [...]

Public fight between cops climax with suspension

The ongoing quarrel between high ranking officers of the Belize Police Department has climaxed with one of the cops involved being suspended. Less than twenty-four hours after he was transferred [...]

13 yr-old student alleges Toledo teacher raped her

There is a disturbing report of rape coming out of Toledo tonight as a student is saying she was raped by her teacher. According to the thirteen year old girl, [...]

Inmate who tricked court into early release back behind bars

When we last left Kevin Dawson, a.k.a. Possum, he was on the run after he swapped identities to trick the court into thinking he was someone else and getting an [...]

Three customers win big in Belize Bank raffle

Over the last month, the Belize Bank has been in the news for its involvement in the investigation into the Venezuelan, and more recently, Taiwanese millions. But tonight the financial [...]

Weekend steel band concert to finance U.S. gig

They are primary school students with an interest in music but if a Belmopan steel band is going to go international next week, they need your help. The Panerrifix Steel [...]

New B.D.F. base to protect Chiquibul’s natural resources

The Belizean border has often been criticized as porous, making it highly vulnerable to illegal hunters and gatherers. It’s a situation that could easily overwhelm the limited resources of response [...]