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Two police officers under investigation

We begin tonight’s newscast with a report of a Police Internal Affairs Unit investigation of two police officers assigned to the Ladyville Police Station for the beating of two of [...]

Councillor Laura Esquivel weighing her options

And from a police brawl to the U.D.P. convention battle from where one decisive winner emerged: Zenaida Moya. But now there is unease among some councillors who made it back [...]

Anthony Michael speaks on cheques he signed for Moya

Late last week the salvo came from Deputy Mayor Anthony Michael and nine Councillors who had opposed Moya and who called for intervention from the Ministry of Local Government. Moya’s, [...]

B.T.B. gets funding from O.A.S. for training

And in news in the Tourism Industry, Belize is one of three Caribbean countries that are benefitting from funding for training for the next three years. The programme for capacity [...]

Magistrates in one-day seminar on an independent judiciary

Instead of wading through countless cases in their courtroom, today Magistrates attended a one-day seminar hosted by the U.S. Embassy. The session was entitled: “The Importance of an Independent Judiciary [...]

CJ says judiciary is cash strapped

And while Justice Conteh admits that Belize’s justice system is not perfect, he says the biggest problem is its lack of resources. Chief Justice Abdulai Conteh “It may sound like [...]

Herman Blease pays up to avoid imprisonment

He appeared in court yesterday, and the former chief of security of Belize Central Prison, Herman Blease, avoided incarceration at the same facility he was once in charge of by [...]

Two charged in connection with courtyard shooting

In news from the Belmopan courts, Michael Broaster and Reginald Ruiz were charged with Attempted Murder, Use of Deadly Means of Harm and Dangerous Harm of Noel Herrera. Broaster was [...]

Belizeans win 5 medals in 1st day of Central American Games

They left last Friday for Nicaragua and there is good news about their stellar performance. Word has been received that the athletes who travelled to the second Central American Games [...]

Athletes head for India for Commonwealth Youth Games

And while some are claiming medals in Central America, a delegation of Belizeans will be competing against thirteen hundred athletes from Commonwealth countries in the Third Youth Commonwealth Games organized [...]

Delphina Terry needs help, rains are flooding her home

Many families in the southside of Belize City live in dire conditions and it doesn’t take a hurricane to flood their homes. Residents of Antelope Street extension suffer whenever it [...]