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Confesses to Receiving “Campaign Contributions” from Lev Dermen

The embattled John Saldivar has just released a three page release on those text messages that have left him exposed.  He has not taken questions from the media since Sunday [...]

Hugo Patt is Content Being Deputy Prime Minister

In four short days, the internal chaos in the Barrow administration and the United Democratic Party has brought embarrassment and humiliation.   With the resignation of John Saldivar from Cabinet on [...]

A Renewed Call for Campaign Financing

While his stock went up on Sunday, Patt had a very bad day on Wednesday with the press. Today, he admits that the situation that befell former Cabinet colleague John [...]

Will Patt Support Faber for Party Leader?

So with Patt not willing to offer himself for party leader, is he prepared to lend his support to Patrick Faber or any other interested candidate?  Here’s what Patt had [...]

Patrick Faber Contemplates a Second Candidacy

With the post of leadership now wide open, Former Deputy Prime Minister Patrick Faber who was defeated by John Saldivar on Sunday, is considering whether tossing his hat in the [...]

Text Messages Reveal John Saldivar Received Monies from Lev Dermen

Tonight we revisit those text exchanges between John Saldivar and Jacob Kingston that were presented as exhibits in a Utah court on Tuesday. The texts that went viral and have [...]

B.N.T.U. Demanded Saldivar’s Resignation Since 2016

The national president of the powerful Belize National Teachers Union Senator Elena Smith says that it is time to take action against corruption.  The B.N.T.U. is the latest body to [...]

Messages Between John Saldivar and Jacob Kingston Revealed

We have heard about the text messages between John Saldivar and Jacob Kingston; well tonight we will share them with you.  The string of texts were presented in the Utah [...]

Saldivar’s Fall from Grace in 72 Hours

John Saldivar was elected as the next leader of the U.D.P. on Sunday at a convention with all the bells and whistles and he portrayed himself as the future of [...]

Kareem Musa Takes on PM Barrow, John Saldivar

The People’s United Party today called a press conference to discuss the state of the nation and called out the Prime Minister to deliver his promise that he would fire [...]

P.U.P. Pledges to Put an End to Corruption

Prime Minister Dean Barrow and his cabinet in 2008 were elected on the platform that they would eradicate corruption. PM Barrow himself had gone on record to say that he [...]

P.U.P. Gets Battle Ready; National Demonstration to be Held

The People’s United Party is mobilizing to hold a national demonstration against corruption in government and others ills.  Leader John Briceño sounded the clarion this morning as the fallout from [...]

P.U.P. Unveils Policies

Along with a national demonstration, the People’s United Party also unveiled its strategic plan to effectively deal with corruption in government.  Leader John Briceño says that policies will be implemented [...]

Decomposing Body Found in Corozal

There is news from Corozal, that the body of a man has been found inside a van on a property located on the Santa Elena Road.  According to the reports, [...]

PM Barrow Benches Teflon John from Cabinet

On Monday and Tuesday, explosive details including text messages between Jacob Kingston and John Saldivar were revealed in a Utah court. Saldivar agreed to go to Miami to receive fifty [...]

U.D.P. Chairman Speaks on Saldivar’s Resignation

This afternoon, U.D.P. Chairman Michael Peyrefitte responded to the events of the day by saying that Prime Minister Barrow was duty-bound to request Saldivar’s resignation, but that the beleaguered Belmopan [...]

Peyrefitte Describes Tone of Emergency U.D.P. Meeting

The Attorney General also responded to a question about the atmosphere of the subsequent session held with all thirty-one standard bearers of the ruling party this afternoon in Belmopan.  He [...]

Attorney General Peyrefitte Discusses MLAT and Saldivar Investigation

In carrying out a complete and thorough investigation, the question of invoking the Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty was put to Attorney General Michael Peyrefitte.  He explains the mechanism behind requesting [...]

Can John Saldivar Still Enter the Next U.D.P. Leadership Race?

Former Deputy Prime Minister Patrick Faber, who resigned on Monday, following defeat during the February ninth leadership convention, is contemplating a return to the race whenever a subsequent date is [...]

Opposition Leader says U.D.P. Administration is in Crisis

Turning to the Opposition….the People’s United Party postponed its press conference originally scheduled for today to allow the party’s executive to meet at its headquarters on Queen Street. There, the [...]

Is John Saldivar’s Suspension Enough?

At the end of the Prime Minister’s emergency meeting, John Saldivar was vanished as Leader Elect of the U.D.P. and was placed on an indefinite suspension.  Saldivar will be given [...]

Patrick Faber Considering Going At it Again?

Former Deputy Prime Minister and Deputy Leader of the United Democratic Party, Patrick Faber told News Five as he left the Sir Edney Cain Building in Belmopan that he supports [...]

Breaking News: Emergency Cabinet Meeting Called for Wednesday

News Five has confirmed that an emergency cabinet meeting has been called for Wednesday morning. That meeting will be held at the Prime Minister’s Office at the Laing Building, in [...]

More Revelations from Utah Case on John Saldivar

At news time tonight, the government and the new leader of the U.D.P., John Saldivar have remained mum about the incriminating revelations coming out from a court in Utah in [...]

Another Photo Surfaces with Saldivar, Belmopan Mayor, Lev Dermen

Early this morning, a new photograph surfaced in the ongoing saga involving the new U.D.P. leader, John Saldivar.  Saldivar’s name has been ringing in the Salt Lake court where Lev [...]