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Triple Murder at Sea; Bodies of 3 Fishermen Recovered

There is yet another triple murder in less than three weeks, this time at sea. Three of five fishermen have been murdered, shot to death and their bodies dumped in [...]

Vessel Found, but Still No Signs of 2 Fishermen

The police have been working closely with the Belize Coast Guard as investigations continue into this triple homicide at sea. Now there are a number of fishing camps at and [...]

Belizean Man Killed in USA; Police Charge Son with Murder

A Belizean man was shot multiple times and killed on Wednesday in Barberton, Ohio, U.S.A.  He has been identified as forty-one-year-old Shannon Callahan. According to online reports, Barberton Police responded [...]

PM Barrow and Julius Espat Go at it over S.S.B. Contributions

The House of Representatives met today in ordinary session, one month after a special meeting was called to amend the Maritime Areas Act, following the May eighth I.C.J. referendum.  But [...]

Opposition Leader Calls for Order, to No Avail

While things got testy between the PM and Espat, Opposition Leader John Briceño attempted to have order returned to House and despite the Speaker’s intervention, the cutting remarks kept coming. [...]

Sanctuary Bay – A Cadaver Investigated by FTC

A thorough investigation into the real estate swindle that was Sanctuary Bay is being undertaken by the Federal Trade Commission, an independent arm of the U.S. government tasked with providing [...]

Was Atlantic Bank Ltd. Involved in Questionable AIBL Ownership Transaction?

Musa openly questioned the business transaction during which principal ownership of AIBL was assumed by former Chief Executive Officer Ricardo Pelayo, but not before taking a few more swipes at [...]

PM Warns Musa’s Assertion May Point FTC to Atlantic Bank Ltd.

While the Caribbean Shores Area Rep enjoys parliamentary privilege for utterances in the house, the prime minister took umbrage to the allegations that the Atlantic Bank may have had a [...]

Patrick Faber Takes it to Fort George and Toledo West

The topic of education proved equally testy as Deputy Prime Minister Patrick Faber responded to concerns raised by Freetown Area Rep and former Minister of Education Francis Fonseca.  In responding [...]

Eamon Courtenay Vacates Senate Seat for New P.U.P. Appointed Role

Eamon Courtenay has vacated his seat in the Senate. Having served as a parliamentarian in the upper house for as many as ten years as lead senator for the Opposition, [...]

Judgment in Favor of P.U.C.; SMART Ordered to Pay Overdue Spectrum Fees

The Public Utilities Commission won its legal battle against Speednet Telecommunication Limited, the parent company of SMART. This morning, the Court of Appeal handed down a judgment effectively overturning the [...]

P.U.C.’s Rejoices Win

According to Pitts, the Court of Appeal’s ruling is significant as it reminds public utilities providers to adhere to the legislation.   Sheena Pitts, Attorney for P.U.C. “Quite frankly this [...]

Notorious OW Gang Figure Captured

Twenty-nine year old Juan Carlos “Canikas” Quintero is tonight behind bars at the Belize Central Prison. Quintero who was on the run for months and believe to have been residing [...]

Tourism Minister Says Cayo Rosario Surrounded with ‘Huge Amount of Marine Life’

A Supreme Court ruling in May has the Ambergris Caye Citizens for Sustainable Development ready to protect Cayo Rosario. The island sits in the middle of the Hol Chan Marine [...]

Minister Heredia Sides with Environmental Group

The decision to allow the development was made in 2018 by the National Environmental Advisory Board and the Department of Environment. The project calls for fifty island bungalows as well [...]

Belizean Coast Guard Female Lieutenant Makes History

Lieutenant Alma Pinelo received the honor graduate award after she successfully completed the International Maritime Officer Course at the U.S Coast Guard Training Center in Virginia, U.S.A. Lieutenant Pinelo is [...]

Belize Coast Guard Making Strides at Fuerzas Commando Competition

Earlier this month, the Belize Coast Guard Special Operations Group deployed to Santiago, Chile to participate in the fifteenth Annual Fuerzas Commando Competition. The seven-man team is competing against nineteen [...]

Belize Goes to U-23 C.A Female Volleyball Championship

The U­23 Female Volleyball National Team departed Belize today for the fourth Central American U­23 Female Volleyball Championship in Managua, Nicaragua. All seven Central American Countries will be participating. The [...]

Belize Jaguars’ Assistant Coach Brings Fresh Skills from European Training

On Thursday, we showed you the new head coach of the Belize National Football Team. He’s Vincenzo Alberto Annese from Italy. As you heard in our report, the new coach [...]