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GOB Clarifies PetroCaribe Salary Scandal

Were Petrocaribe monies used to fund salaries for government employees, and in secret? Well that’s the assertion which rang out on the airwaves this morning. According to documents leaked from [...]

Use of PetroCaribe Funds Without Accountability Is Unlawful, Says Julius Espat

On the opposition side, P.U.P. Deputy Leader and Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee, Julius Espat, is suing the government over the Petrocaribe Loans Act; this afternoon he chimed in [...]

PetroCaribe Funds Are Being Used Contrary to Finance and Audit Reform Act

E arlier this evening, Espat consulted with his legal advisors after reading the release issued by government clarifying the uses of Petrocaribe financing.  This is in light of a lawsuit [...]

Elrington Says PM diffused Sarstoon StandOff

n another pressing issue; on Thursday there was a confrontation between Coast Guard personnel and a Guatemalan naval patrol on an island in the Sarstoon. The Coast Guard was there [...]

Why Was There A Stand Off? Blame it on the Territorial Dispute!

Even though we were told by National Security that the Coastguard did not retreat and held its own, the Foreign Minister says that the situation was defused when Coast Guard [...]

What happened after Belizean Coastguard were ordered out of waters?

So our Belizean military personnel were ordered out of Belizean waters, but what happens next? What does it mean for future Coast Guard operations in our waters? Will our Coast [...]

Father’s Day Cheer Gets Ramos in Hot Water!

P .U.P. Dangriga Area Representative Ivan Ramos recently requested monies from government as part of the Father’s Day Cheer.  The request for twenty-five thousand dollars to be distributed among his [...]

Mayor Says CITCO Is Accommodating Body 2000

On Friday afternoon, a team of city council personnel, accompanied by police officers, descended on the popular Body 2000 Fitness Center on Coney Drive and proceeded to shut down the [...]

Belize City Man Charged With Indecent Assault

This morning, thirty five year old Kenrick August, a construction worker and disc jockey was arraigned in the courtroom of Magistrate Ladonna John on a single charge of Indecent Assault.  [...]

Disgraced Former VP of Guatemala Owns Assets in Belize?

There is an interesting story coming out of Guatemala where President Otto Perez Molina is under pressure to resign following major scandals of corruption that are rocking his government. But could [...]

Thousands Walked the Walk for Cancer!

Cancer has touched the lives of almost every Belizean in some way – and on Saturday thousands united to raise awareness of the deadly disease. It was a massive show [...]

Etan Thomas Here To Motivate!

etired NBA Player Etan Thomas is in Belize to motivate Belize City youths. The former Washington Wizards player is on a motivational fatherhood tour which will have him address youths [...]

Castro Cleared Dwight Tillett Out of the Way; Three Votes To One

All eyes were on the United Democratic Party constituency convention in Belize Rural North this weekend, where incumbent Edmond Castro was challenged by Dwight Tillett. In the weeks preceding D-Day [...]

Hurricane Season Will be Average to Below Average

Today is the start of the hurricane season in the Atlantic which runs through to November thirtieth and is predicted to be below average to average. Chief Meteorologist Dennis Gonguez [...]

CEMO Presents Plan of Action for June 1st-Nov 30th

With the start of the 2015 Hurricane Season, the City Emergency Management Organization, CEMO, has once again kicked into high gear, readying itself in the event of natural disaster.  This [...]

Hurricane Shelters for Hurricane Season!

Councilor Phillip Willoughby who has been instrumental in hurricane preparedness also spoke on the utilization of designated hurricane shelters.    Phillip Willoughby, City Councilor “I would like to take this [...]

Illegal WildLife Trade; Belize & Guat to Put An End To It!

Wildlife crime is a big business and it is operated by multinational, risky networks.  Wildlife, that is animals and plants, are trafficked much like illegal drugs and arms, and very [...]

Weekend Sports With James Adderly!

Good evening, welcome to Sports Monday, I am James Adderley.   We take you out immediately to the UB Gymnasium where the Belmopan red Taigaz hosted the defending champion San [...]