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Is CGA Heading for Bankruptcy?

We start the newscast tonight with developments in the citrus industry which continues to find itself on the brink of collapse. For some time, the once thriving industry has been [...]

Opposition Leader Reveals the Whereabouts of Joshua Perdomo

The Leader of the Opposition, John Briceño is ramping up pressure in respect of a write-off of a loan of forty-thousand plus dollars to the son of the Cabinet Secretary. [...]

Kareem Musa Takes on Michael Peyrefitte over Joshua Perdomo’s Loan Write-Off

After the House of Representatives approved the write-off without debate, it went to the Senate and seven out of the thirteen senators voted it down including Church Senator Ashley Rocke [...]

P.U.P. Contemplating Judicial Review if Joshua Perdomo’s Loan is Written-Off

Musa reiterated what Briceño has said to the PM, and that is that, if the loan is written off without the Senate’s approval, the Opposition will launch a legal challenge [...]

BYM Calls on Belizean Youth to Rise Against Lotion Motion

The Belize Youth Movement is calling on all the Belizean youths to rise and demand that their student loans also be written off. The B.Y.M., an arm of the People’s [...]

6 More Cases of Alleged Voter Registration Fraud before the Chief Magistrate

The P.U.P.’s Standard Bearer for Belize Rural North Marconi Leal is challenging six re-registration applications, believing that those persons gave inaccurate information regarding their place of residence. Originally, Leal was [...]

Opposition Leader was Right, says Kareem Musa

The Leader of the Opposition John Briceño says that on October fourth he was denied the opportunity to debate the Joshua Perdomo forty thousand dollars write-off motion. Speaker of the [...]

House Speaker says Opposition Leader’s Letter Misleading, Misrepresented

House Speaker Laura Tucker Longsworth responded to Briceño’s letter today, saying that his statements are misleading and the facts are misrepresented. Longsworth tells Briceño that on October fourth, as the [...]

Zitro in Orange Walk Robbed

Police in Orange Walk are investigating an armed robbery. Thirty-two-year-old Lizeny Marchand told police that at around two-thirty this afternoon, a man entered Zitro Western Union and he was followed [...]

Who Killed Troy Polonio Jr. and Why?

Twenty-year-old Troy Polonio was shot and killed while holding his infant son at his mother-in-law’s residence on Raccoon Street on Monday night.  He was shot twice by an assailant who [...]

Residents Fighting Crime in San Lazaro

The murder of San Lazaro, Orange Walk, resident Basis Hazid Diaz over the weekend is the most recent and most violent crime that has happened within that community in just [...]

Crime Up in Cow Pen; Village Needs More Street Lights

In the south, retired rural development officer Santiago Pop was also murdered over the weekend. The fifty-eight-year-old was chopped to death inside his house sometime between Friday and early Saturday [...]

Lionel Kelly is Freed of 2016 Murder

Alleged murder suspect Lionel Kelly, walked free on Tuesday after his attorney Simeon Sampson, made a no case submission which was upheld by Justice Colin Williams. The Justice agreed that [...]

What’s Going on with the Compensation for Candice Miller?

About a week and a half ago, former City Administrator Candice Miller won a case against the City Council for wrongful termination. The current P.U.P. administration believes that Miller was [...]

Can CitCo Meet its Financial Obligations to Pay Compensation & Claims

But as the issue of compensation to the former City Administrator looms over the council, there is still another elephant in the room. A million-dollar claim by Belize Waste Control [...]

A Community Sewing Centre for the Women in Mesop

Single and unemployed women of the Mesopotamia Division will be able to take on sewing to generate income for themselves and boost economic activity in the division. Today, a centre [...]

Has the P.U.P.’s Candice Pitts Gained Ground in Mesop?

These days City Councillor Doctor Candice Pitts has been on the ground in the Mesopotamia constituency, which is considered a stronghold for the United Democratic Party under senior minister Michael [...]

A Change of Heart for Candice Pitts

Candice Pitts came to the political scene in 2018 when she ran and won her seat as councillor in the Belize City Council under the P.U.P. banner. Now, Pitts is [...]

A New Homeowner Courtesy Heritage Bank & Hand in Hand Ministries

The Hand in Hand Ministries handed over its thirty-second house for this year. The new home was built in Ladyville and the keys were presented to the owner this afternoon [...]

Scout Association Hosts Pile Driving Ceremony for its New Headquarters

The Belize Scout Association held a pile driving ceremony today on site of where its new headquarters will be built. The “Sir Colville N. Young Building” will serve as the [...]

A FIFA Sponsored Beach Soccer Course at the F.F.B. Headquarters

A FIFA sponsored beach soccer course is underway at the Football Federation of Belize Headquarters in Belmopan. About twenty-one coaches from across the country are actively taking part. The train [...]

Belize Prepares for Children’s Parliament

Thirty-six children have been preparing to participate in a Children’s Parliament to commemorate the thirtieth anniversary of the Convention of the Rights of the Children next month. The event is [...]