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T&T Prime Minister on 45 minute visit to Belize

There was no official announcement and he left as quickly as he came in one of the shortest visits to Belize by any Head of Government. Trinidad and Tobago’s Prime [...]

Windfall tax goes before Senate

The Senate meets tomorrow in Belmopan and top on the agenda will be the ratification of various bills that received House approval last Friday, including the Amendment to the Income [...]

More charges against Mayor Moya

If you thought that Friday’s press conference by Mayor Zenaida Moya or the pronouncement by Party Leader Dean Barrow that Councillor Mark King will not run in the October convention, [...]

Possible murder is reported in Valley of Peace

Police are investigating what appears to be a murder over the weekend in Valley of Peace in the Cayo District. On Saturday evening, the body of twenty-three year old Pedro [...]

Three weekend traffic accidents; one dead

Three separate traffic accidents on Saturday have left one man dead and three others injured. Around a quarter to five on Saturday, a collision on the Western Highway claimed the [...]

Two year old drowns in well in Corozal

And in another mishap, a two year old girl drowned in a well in the Corozal District. Police visited the residence of fisherman Renaldo Garcia at about two-thirty in the [...]

Health Inspector charged for extorting from Chinese

There are frequent reports of extortion of Chinese businessmen and today police have one culprit in hand, a health inspector, who was arrested and charged for the crime of Extortion [...]

Three claim police brutality after high speed chase

In the wee hours of Saturday morning, three men were taken into custody by police following a high speed chase in downtown Belize City. And now twenty-seven year old, Tyrone [...]

“Rock” held for break-in at Celina’s Nightclub

Police finally caught up with one of two jackers who are accused of robbing the Celina’s Nightclub in Ladyville back in mid-July. Forty-eight year old Hubert Young a.k.a. “Rock” was [...]

66 year old man cornered and robbed

A sixty-six year old man was jacked by three men in Belize City last Friday. Miguel Alberto, a Honduran national, was riding his bicycle on Mapp Street just after ten [...]

Construction worker in prison for unlicensed firearm

In other news from the courts, a man was charged and remanded in custody for Keeping a Firearm without a Gun License when he appeared in Magistrates’ Court today. Eighteen [...]

Police on the lookout for 3 who jacked Free Zone store

A Chinese businessman at the Commercial Free Zone has been jacked of a large sum of money. Twenty-eight year old, Zhung Jun reports that following a report by his cashier, [...]

One woman raped in Belize City, one saved in Corozal

In more bad news, two women who were heading home were robbed and one was raped in the early hours of Sunday morning on Antelope Street. The incident occurred around [...]

Belize Kriol Council wins funding from I.D.B.

And just in time for the cultural extravaganza in this year’s national day celebrations, the Belize Kriol Council has won major funding from the Inter-American Development Bank to assist in [...]

Hernan Ochaeta tops 1st annual junior four stage cycle tour

Good evening I’m James Adderley with your weekly delivery of Sports Monday. The first ever junior four stage cycle tour in Belize blasted off at Sugar City O.W. on Thursday [...]