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Details on the visa hustle involving Chinese nationals; a government minister is in the hot seat

Former Minister of State Elvin Penner has been stealing the spotlight on corruption in the Immigration Department. But tonight there is compelling evidence of deep-rooted corruption in respect of the [...]

Insider speaks of the thousands of dollars paid, the process and how it all started

The individual claims that over two hundred visas were ‘assisted’ by Minister Edmund Castro for two thousand dollars each. If you do the math, that’s four hundred thousand dollars to [...]

2 Cuban nationals and their Mexican handlers are nabbed for human trafficking

While the lucrative visa hustle you have just heard about, involves Chinese nationals, there are other nationals who also use Belize as a springboard to the United States. On Tuesday [...]

Is the FIU following the trail of monies in the passport scandal?

There is much more to come in the alleged Castro visa hustle, but the Elvin Penner debacle is still simmering. It hasn’t boiled over yet because there is absolutely no [...]

Still no word from Eric Chang’s return; Mayor says it is unacceptable

Still on the issue of the passport scandal, Belize City Councilor Eric Chang’s arrival is eagerly anticipated. Chang has been M.I.A. since September third, and last week, he was stripped [...]

Day two of arguments in SATIIM versus US Capital Energy and Government case

On Wednesday SATIIM, Mayan communities, US Capital Energy and the Government met in court to argue for a ruling on rights – Mayan rights to communal lands versus the government’s [...]

Attorney Saldivar speaks appeal hearing for Coye’s Family in money laundering case

In late July of 2012, two members of the Coye Family along with two of their employees were convicted of money laundering under the Money Laundering and Terrorism Act. Melanie [...]

Man charged for fatal traffic accident

A traffic accident which occurred thirteen days ago at the junction of the Burrell Boom/Hattieville Road has claimed the life of a Ladyville resident. As a result, thirty-nine year old [...]

20 year old mother of 2 imprisoned for being a prohibited immigrant

A Guatemalan woman who has been living in Belize for over six years and is the common-law-wife of a Cayo resident has been given her ticket to leave the country. [...]

More drugs taken off the street by GSU

The Gang Suppression Unit is reporting two drug seizures today. The first took place this morning in an abandoned overgrown lot on Allan Pitts Crescent in Belize City where a [...]

Activist Patrick Menzies is detained briefly in Belmopan

Since October fifteen, Activist, Patrick Menzies, launched a campaign to gather support across the country asking parents not to send their children to school to send a clear message to [...]

Menzies lambasts church leaders who engage in politricks

While he was on camera, Menzies also lambasted certain leaders of the religious community saying that they are engaged in politricks. He says that’s the reason why he and several [...]

Menzies says his agenda is God’s agenda

Approximately ninety percent of those gathered are naturalized Belizeans so we asked Menzies if he was taking advantage of those persons or was he pushing his own agenda. Menzies says [...]