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The elusive former Minister of State, Elvin Penner meets with the P.M.

Since he was booted from Cabinet for his involvement in the recent passport scandal in which a South Korean was issued with a Belize passport while in jail on September [...]

Will there be a criminal investigation into passport scandal?

While the Ministry of Immigration is investigating itself, there has been an open call for a criminal inquiry into the issuance of the fraudulent Belizean passport to South Korean businessman [...]

Will a recall be triggered by passport scandal?

Amid the ongoing debacle is the very real possibility that a recall mechanism, enshrined in the constitution, will be triggered by the opposition.  The government of the day maintains control [...]

The P.U.P. says either Penner resigns as area rep or there will be a recall

While the Prime Minister spoke to the media at Whitfield Towers the leader of the opposition also spoke to News Five at Independence Hall. For the opposition, Penner, in fact, [...]

Fonseca says it’s ludicrous for Immigration Department to be investigating itself

P.U.P. Leader Francis Fonseca told us that he has a team ready to go to work collecting signatures, but he decided as a courtesy to give Penner a chance to [...]

Deputy Mayor Eric Chang to face the music on passport scandal on Thursday

Deputy Mayor Eric Chang returns from Taiwan on Thursday to face the blaring music of his alleged involvement in the existing passport scandal.  Chang is accused of being the courier [...]

How did Kim Wonhong obtain Belizean nationality?

And our question for tonight is: How do you think Kim Wonhong obtained Belizean nationality: a. He married a Belizean b. He lived in Belize for five years c. He [...]

Immigration system overridden…how did detained South Korean picture end up in Belizean passport?

The issue of the passport scandal was also placed squarely on the floor of the senate by the opposition and we’ll have that coming up. Following today’s special sitting of [...]

P.U.P. senator asks for support for a passport scandal investigation

The opposition has already said that it will be triggering a recall if Elvin Penner does not resign by October seventh. In the senate today, Lisa Shoman of the P.U.P. [...]

4 days; 5 murders…remains of missing Teakettle man found

Four days; five murders…that’s the new record for Camalote and Roaring Creek communities of the George Price Highway. Tonight, we report on the most recent murder which is also most [...]

City Center demolition ahead of schedule

For years, the City Center stood abandoned and forlorn, awaiting a rehabilitation and renovation which never seemed to materialize. But now it is, and to make way for what is [...]