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Villagers Protest for Continued Rosewood pillaging

A freeze was put in place on the harvesting and exportation of rosewood last Friday within days of the resumption of office by the Dean Barrow administration. It was a [...]

Dragon Unit suppresses Mayans en route to protest

And while some protestors made it Belmopan to picket outside the National Assembly Building this morning, a second busload was turned back upon reaching Armenia.  Both buses were met by [...]

Cabinet endorses Rosewood Moratorium

APAMO which comprises numerous conservation NGOs, on Monday applauded the suspension of harvesting and exportation of rosewood. Letters of support were sent to the Prime Minister and to Minister of [...]

Leader of Opposition takes Oath

In anticipation of Wednesday’s opening of the House of Representatives, we note that, Francis Fonseca, took the oath this afternoon as leader the Opposition in the House of Representatives. It [...]

Mark Lizarraga, Senator for Business Community

The private sector will also have a new face in the Senate to succeed Godwin Hulse who has been named as Minister of Labour. On Monday evening, businessman Mark Lizarraga [...]

Do you support rosewood moratorium?

Tonight’s question is: Do you support the moratorium on rosewood? Send your comments and responses using your SMART phones to 8686 or post your vote on our e-poll at channel5belize.com. [...]

Lone gunman shoots woman then kills mechanic

On Sunday afternoon, Jovanni Saldano was killed on West Street. His murder was followed by another on Monday night. News Five’s Jose Sanchez reports. Jose Sanchez, Reporting Ladyville resident Mark [...]

Freak accident kills student during soccer game

Up north, a young boy had an untimely death. Police are investigating the circumstances that led to the death of a St. Paul’s Primary School Student, in Corozal.   The boy [...]

Hit & Run Driver gives victim $20

Joseph Emmanuel Usher, a fifty-eight year old resident of Antelope Street was knocked down early Saturday morning. He has been in the hospital for several days following the incident. The [...]

Accused Burglar says he’s the victim

A Mahogany Heights man is being accused of burglarizing his neighbor’s house and today he was brought before Chief Magistrate Ann Marie Smith to be charged. Thirty-one year old Paul [...]

Busted for bullets and immigrant worker

A Chinese businessman was charged on Monday after being caught with six more rounds of ammunition than his gun license permits. Twenty-eight year old Ming Pei Chen was remanded to [...]

Rita Coleman, U.S. Embassy’s Woman of the Year

  She is unassuming but a dedicated educator and community worker from Hattieville who has been cited for the woman of the year award. Despite her selfless dedication in assisting [...]

2 karate Competitions; 1 Weekend

Kumite is a form of karate that is growing in popularity. Over the past weekend, primary school students from more than twenty schools converged in Belize City to participate in [...]

Hottest Family Entertainment Show in the Land; KTV Latino

KTV Latino is back! After a two week hiatus, your favorite Tuesday night show is coming back to the Bliss Center tonight. The Group B singers will take the stage [...]