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Godwin Hulse on the corruption in immigration including the visa quota system

Today, the Senate met in Belmopan to discuss three pieces of legislation which passed through the House last week. The Immigration Amendment Bill, the Belizean Nationality Amendment Bill and the [...]

Recommendations by ministers not being investigated

But what about all those Ministers who sent in lists of Chinese nationals to be processed each week…like Minister of State Edmond Castro who sent in forty in just over [...]

…And speaks on the latest immigration scandal with Salvadoran national

Minister of Immigration Godwin Hulse also spoke on the latest Immigration scandal in which a Salvadoran national received his Belizean nationality certificate in one day. Rafael Vasquez-Medina claims that he [...]

But what happened to the investigations into corruption at Immigration Dept?

When we caught up with the Minister of Immigration today, he also provided some comment, though little information, on the alleged current investigations into corruption at the Immigration Department. He [...]

P.U.P. Senator walks out of meeting of the Committee of the Whole

The hot topics were those discussed by Godwin Hulse, but this afternoon Opposition Senator Lisa Shoman got hot under the collar and walked out. She did so after the second [...]

Sparks fly across the floor as Immigration Bills go before the Senate

As we told you earlier, the Immigration Amendment Bill, the Belizean Nationality Amendment Bill and the Passport Amendment Bill were taken to the Senate for final readings and passage today. [...]

Belizean woman died after falling into icy Chicago River

A thirty year old Belizean woman fell into the icy Chicago River and died early on Tuesday morning. She is Keisha Garnett who is from originally from San Ignacio but [...]

Foreign national being sought for questioning in the murder of Canadian retiree

The latest statistics provided by the Police Department says that crime has generally gone down when compared to 2012. One district that has recorded only four murders for this year [...]

22 year old remanded for multiple counts of carnal knowledge with 14 year old girl

A twenty-two year old man from Caye Caulker is tonight on lock down at the Belize Central Prison after he was arraigned on ten counts of carnal knowledge of a [...]

Talented and Versatile Poets launch the book, “We Gat Sonting Fu Sh=eh”

We Gat Sonting Fu Seh, that’s the message that resonated today from six young Belizean poets. Some of them you will recognize from our own entertainment shows or parodies, while [...]

Soldiers honored at annual B.D.F. Christmas Luncheon

The annual B.D.F. Christmas luncheon took place today at Price Barracks. Brigadier General David Jones was in high spirits; the force has had a good year having received a number [...]