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Double Murder Rocks Northside; Mother Heartbroken By Only Child’s Death

As many as four Belizeans died violently in a sweeping crime wave while four others were shot and injured over the weekend. Belize City was hardest hit by a double [...]

A Fight for Peace and Humanity in Blood-Soaked Belize City

According to Savery’s mother, a celebration of his life will be held on Wednesday. In an extended interview with the media, Shakera Young is appealing to the community to stand [...]

Drugs Behind Midnight Murder of Andrew Williams in Southside

Hours later on Friday, a Belize City man was murdered around midnight. Forty-one-year-old Andrew Williams was driving a taxi on Mahogany Street when a man fired several shots at his [...]

In Dangriga, Senior Citizen Savaged by Nephews for Money

The Stann Creek District has not seen a murder for months, so news of the weekend’s gruesome murder has rocked the community.  The victim and the apparent reason for her [...]

Belizean Shot and Killed near Melchor

Another Belizean lost his life, but across the western border.  The body of Wilber Gabriel Sanchez from the Belize side of Arenal was found by minors on Sunday at a [...]

Superbond 3.0 – Prime Minister Speaks of Guaranteed Sustainability

Prime Minister Barrow, accompanied by Financial Secretary Joseph Waight and Economic Ambassador Mark Espat, returned from a working visit to New York on Saturday, following a series of meetings with [...]

Belize Makes Preparations to Face Committee of Bondholders

Ambassador Mark Espat, who will meet with bondholders directly, outlines three possible outcomes.  While it is too early to determine any figures and dollar amounts, Espat says that the formation [...]

Taxpayers Must Prepare for “Restructuring”

The government said last week that the economy is in dire straits and is severely underperforming. With the proposed restructuring of the existing debt, there is anticipation that a tax [...]

Standards & Poors to Downgrade Belize’s Credit Rating

Meanwhile Standards and Poors is expected to downgrade Belize in its credit rating from a ‘B’ to a C.C.C. plus. The downgrade is due to government’s inability to meet financing [...]

Guatemalan Forces Stop SATIIM Again; Secret Protocol in Place?

Following a period of relative calm and somewhat downplayed encounters, activities by the Guatemalan armed forces in the Sarstoon, are sparking up again in southern Belize.  A few days ago, [...]

Pair of Shootings on Southside Sunday Night

So far, we’ve reported on four Belizeans who were murdered over the weekend. But there was other violence. On Sunday night, there were two separate shootings on the south side. [...]

2 Escape Serious Injury in Ladyville Gunfire

There were two shootings on Sunday in the Rural Eastern Division area. The first occurred in Ladyville where a woman was shot at. While police discovered a bullet hole on [...]

Minor Grazed by Shot on Racoon Street Extension

Later that night in the city, a minor was grazed on the cheek by a bullet. She was standing in front of her home on Raccoon Street Extension when shots [...]

Belize District Police Commanders Show United Front, Ask Residents for Same

Between Friday evening and Sunday night, the city saw three people killed and three injured in separate shootings –  the Daly Street double murder and the Mahogany Street midnight homicide [...]

Charles Herrera Acquitted of 2014 Murder

Supreme Court Justice Troadio Gonzalez today ruled that Charles Herrera, also known as Bundy, was not guilty of the murder – by stabbing – of Ezekiel Nicholas Medina in May [...]

The Rise of Donald Trump is Democratic, Says P.M. Barrow

As we said earlier, Prime Minister Barrow was in New York last week when elections were held for the forty-fifth president of the U.S.  As you know, Donald Trump’s victory [...]

Tyron Coleman Survives Quintuple Bypass Surgery in Cayman Islands

Tyron Coleman is back in Belize after completing several successful rounds of open heart surgeries at Health City Hospital in the Cayman Islands. The popular James Bus driver was diagnosed [...]

Sports Monday Reviews the World of Sports

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   {Feature on Weekend Sporting Activities…}