News 5 Live is the flagship news program of Great Belize Television, Channel 5 ever since its premiere on December 5, 1991. The news is produced for broadcast every night from Monday to Friday. It is an hour in length including commercials and airs weekdays at 6:30pm, repeated later at night at 10:00pm and at 12:00pm the following afternoon.
News 5 has received numerous awards for its news stories from the Caribbean Broadcasting Union, CNN, UNICEF, PAHO, and SANDALS Resorts.
The nation’s leading newscast includes special segments of Sports Monday, Healthy Living, What’s Happening Belize and other exclusive special coverage of live major international events including the Summit of the Americas, the 2009 COCABA Male Basketball championships and the historic signing in Washington of an agreement between Belize and Guatemala relating to the territorial claim.
Meet the News Five team:
Anchor & Healthy Living Reporter