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Central Bank Appeals Board decides on Belize Bank case

At six o’clock this evening, the Central Bank’s Appeals Board chaired by Justice Samuel Awich began delivering a decision in respect of the application made by the Belize Bank in [...]

D.P.P. wants more evidence on the fatal shooting by police

In an update to the fatal shooting of forty-nine year old Alexander Herrera on Sunday afternoon, today News Five learnt that the Director of Public Prosecutions, Sheryl-Lynn Branker-Tait, has requested [...]

One injured in shooting in crowded jeep in Esperanza Village

And in more news from police, the peace in Esperanza village was disrupted when someone from a passing vehicle unleashed a series of gunshots at twenty-six year old Ruben Echavarria, [...]

Woman threatened at her home over old beef

Police are looking for a woman in connection with an aggravated assault that occurred at another woman’s house. Twenty-six year old Nordette Spain reported to police that around seven-thirty on [...]

Inmate on murder charge in drug trafficking trouble

An inmate at the Hattieville Prison is in more trouble tonight after a routine search of his cell unearthed a stash of weed. Police report that the search on Tuesday [...]

U.D.P. sets mayoral convention for October

You will already know that the campaign for Mayoral office is on because the two contenders, incumbent Mayor Zenaida Moya and Deputy Mayor Anthony Michael, have both been making the [...]

Football Federation hit by another scandal

Controversy seems to follow the Football Federation of Belize and the man at the centre of the storm is its President, Dr. Bertie Chimilio. The allegation this time has come [...]

Garbage piling up at Placencia Peninsula

Placencia residents say that by and large they have been keeping the coastline and environment clean and have been diligent in their garbage collection and disposal because a healthy environment [...]

News Five wins top regional awards

News Five has taken three of the top prizes in the 2007 Caribbean Broadcasting Awards. Reporter Marion Ali and cameraman Rick Romero were cited for producing the region’s Best News [...]

Olympic Games to air on Channel 5

In programming news on Channel Five, the opening ceremonies of the Olympic Games in Beijing will be aired live on this station at five-thirty tomorrow morning. Channel Five will be [...]

News Five studio gets facelift

And in other positive news from this station, we hope you have noticed the new look of our studios. We have updated the set to look bold and newsy showing [...]

Two brothers get Gift of Life from Rotary

This is a story of two boys, Anthony and Manlee, both born with severe heart defects whose lives were saved by the generosity of the Belize Rotary Club and its [...]