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Attorney for former PM says evidence is insufficient…

Former Prime Minister Said Musa appeared in court this morning accompanied by a battery of nine lawyers for the preliminary inquiry in the case of Theft against him last year. [...]

…And Musa’s case adjourned until February tenth

But while the matter may take some time for Magistrate Earl Jones to review, as far as the Director of Public Prosecutions, Cheryl-Lynn Branker-Taitt, is concerned, the series of events [...]

Christine Perriott seeking legal advice over firing

Christine Perriott is out of City Hall, but not necessarily out of Mayor Zenaida Moya’s hair. The former Human Resources Director confirmed today that she has received her termination letter [...]

Cane Farmers Association continues strike

There might be a breakthrough in the strike by cane farmers in the north. And this evening, Chairman of the Sugar Industry Control Board, Nemencio Acosta, told News Five that [...]

Explosion at Tourism Village injures one

An explosion sent various persons scurrying at the Fort Street Tourism Village late this evening. A young boatman was injured at the docking port of terminal four while workers at [...]

Former Peppers Pizza employee caught breaking in

A popular pizza parlor was burglarized on Wednesday night by someone who knew the business well. Just before midnight this past Wednesday, Stephen Roberts, the owner of Peppers Pizza, received [...]

Westerhaven offered bail of $6.5 million

In last night’s newscast we reported that the cargo ship, Westerhaven that ran aground on the reef on January thirteenth, was still under arrest at Anchorage. But it seems that [...]

Predatory Lionfish sighted in Belizean waters

The Westerhaven has not been the only one to cause damage to the Barrier Reef. There is another case we reported on January twenty-third in which Duane Miller, the owner [...]

City man pulls gun on ex-girlfriend

In news from the courts, a squabble between a Belize City woman and her former boyfriend has landed the man in police custody. Thirty-one year old Kenisha Velasquez of Central [...]

2 tourists robbed and stabbed in Caye Caulker

A Caye Caulker man was today remanded into custody for a robbery in which two vacationing women were injured on Monday. The two Canadian tourists, Valerie Walker and Sofia Stefanio, [...]

Rotary holds Gift of Life clinic for kids

Heart diseases are often deadly and medical science has shown they are non-discriminatory and can afflict young and old. In Belize there is one organization whose trademark is to help [...]

Healthy Living explores the causes of snoring

It’s a disorder that is regarded more as a nuisance than a health problem. It is more common in men than it is in women and while most carry on [...]