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Former PM committed to Supreme Court trial…

The defense team for Said Musa did not get good news in the Belmopan Magistrate’s Court. Having heard submissions from Musa’s defense team in the preliminary investigation, Magistrate Earl Jones [...]

…And D.P.P. says magistrate was compelled to rule as he did

But Musa was not reserved in sharing his views of why Magistrate Jones made such a ruling, but did express faith in getting a fair trial by a jury. Said [...]

Musa reaffirms no taxpayers’ money was used to pay UHS debt

The former prime minister repeated today how the monies were used to pay off a debt to Universal Health Services. Said Musa “I took a decision sometime back, listening to [...]

Naked body of female found in pond

Last week Thursday we reported that the police found the body of taxi driver Antonio Orellana between miles three and four on the Western Highway. Orellana was murdered and investigations [...]

Alliance Bank ATM burglarized; nothing stolen

The Alliance Bank ATM on Barrack Road appears to be a frequent target for criminals. Sometime between five p.m. on February fifth and ten a.m. on February ninth, the ATM [...]

Refurbished bus terminal in Belmopan doubled in size

And we turn now to transport. If you’ve traveled cross-country recently you will have noticed that the dilapidated bus terminal near the Belmopan market square has received some much-needed attention. [...]

Guatemalans are ready to remove bodega from jalacte

A bodega owned by a Guatemalan national remains standing in Belizean territory in the village of Jalacte. On January twenty-first, Prime Minister Barrow said that its owner, Leonel Arellanos and [...]

Youth Business Trust Belize receives $80,000 grant

Youth Business Trust Belize is a program offering young persons between the ages of eighteen and thirty-five assistance in starting their own businesses. The program offers loan financing, training and [...]

Pioneers for Prosperity introduces awards program

And if you already own a small business, there is an opportunity to participate in an awards programme that can help grow your business. This morning at the Radisson Hotel, [...]

Police Dept. receives motorcycles to help combat crime

The Ministry of National Security has unveiled many plans to combat crime as part of a countrywide strategy. To complement the plan and their fleet of vehicles, the ministry got [...]

Tek It or Leave It’s youngest player wins biggest prize

She is the ninth and the youngest contestant to ever play Channel Five’s hit game show Tek It or Leave It. At last Wednesday’s recording of the show, twenty-two year [...]

PG and Dangriga mayoral candidates campaign

You would think that by now the campaign for the March fourth Municipal Elections would have picked up steam, but it has not, even though it is less than a [...]