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Independent Investigation into Allegations Against B.D.F.; Victim Speaks Out

The Ministry of National Security has launched an investigation into a number of allegations against members of the Belize Defence Force. On Wednesday night, we broke the story about mounting [...]

Day Four of Lev Dermen’s Fraud Case

An article today in the Salt Lake Tribute directly links Minister John Saldivar to bribes from Lev Dermen and former business partner Jacob Kingston.  The allegation is made by Kingston, [...]

Minister John Saldivar Continues to Deny Allegations

Late this evening, Minister John Saldivar issued a press statement denying the article in the Salt Lake Tribune.  He says that the article suggests that Jacob Kingston will testify that [...]

All Hell Breaking Loose; Shyne Hits Back at Faber

All hell is breaking loose in an internal war in the U.D.P. which is ten days away from a convention to settle leadership. On Wednesday, DPM Faber, who is vying [...]

Everal Gray is Charged for Murder of Jahvin Wagner

Turning to crime, police provided updates today to a number of murders under investigation. Police say that Belize City resident Everal Gray is the gunman that executed Jahvin Wagner back [...]

Delbert Alvarez’s Murder Not Gang Related

Why was Delbert Alvarez killed? It remains a mystery for the family and the police, who have been on the ground trying to crack the case. Alvarez was gunned down [...]

Still No Arrests in Murder of Ernesto Williams

Ernesto Williams, the proprietor of Sky Deck on Baymen Avenue, Belize City, was executed on January twenty-fourth as he left a friend’s residence on Orange Street. Surveillance footage in the [...]

Is Gang War in Martin’s Motive for Murder of Ronald Michael?

Is ongoing gang war in the Saint Martin’s area of Belize City the motive behind the January twenty-seventh murder of Ronald Michael? Police say that it is one of the [...]

Former U.D.P. City Council Operated on $800K Net Deficit, says Bernard Wagner

The Belize City Council today hosted the media for a breakfast meeting as a way to mend relations. We’ll tell you how that went later on in the newscast but [...]

Former City Administrator Receiving Monthly Installments from Belize CitCo

Mayor Bernard Wagner also spoke about the council’s legal battle with former City Administrator Candice Miller who is now employed at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital. Before the People’s United [...]

Fatal Accident in Indian Creek Village

In southern Belize, there was a fatal road traffic accident in Indian Creek Village. Police say a notice of intended prosecution has been issued to Guillermo Cus and blood samples [...]

Still No Arrests or Motive for PG Murder

Over the weekend, there were two murders in southern Belize for which police say that investigation is ongoing, despite no arrests being made. In the first instance in Punta Gorda, [...]

No Progress in Dangriga Murder Investigation

But there has been little progress in the murder of Darrel Laurie. The father of two and owner of the popular Hide & Seek in the Bushes Bar and Chill [...]

Shooter in Mapp Street Incident Linked to Robbery on Nursey Street

As we had reported on Wednesday, a shot was fired at Police Constable William Woodeye on Mapp Street in Belize City. Fortunately, he wasn’t hit, but Woodeye lost control of [...]

Michelle Brown and Kenrick Longsworth Appear in Court

This morning, a pair of high-profile inmates on remand at the Belize Central Prison were transported to Belize City where they were set to appear before the courts.  Twenty-seven-year-old Kenrick [...]

Anthony Reyes is Freed of Murder Charge

Also in the Supreme Court, the prosecution entered a nolle prosequi for lack of evidence in the murder case against Anthony Reyes rendering him a free man on Wednesday. He [...]

Colombia’s Vice President Visits Belize

Colombia’s Vice President Marta Lucia Ramirez was in Belize on Wednesday. The Vice President arrived with an official delegation as a way to strengthen the bilateral relations between Belize and [...]

Belize National Library Service Celebrates 25th Anniversary

The Belize National Library Service celebrated its twenty-fifth anniversary with all day activities in Belize City. We stopped in at the festivities where students were hosted for lunch and educational [...]

Mayor Wagner Updates on Municipal Bond

Belize City Mayor Bernard Wagner is preparing to launch a bond and prospectus. The City Council’s plan is to increase revenue by selling bonds. Wagner says that the limit of [...]

Belize City Council to Focus on Streets

Mayor Wagner says that going forward the Belize City Council will focus on fixing and rehabilitating the condition of streets that have been obstructing the good quality of life of [...]

Mayor Bernard Promises to Make Himself More Accessible to the Media

Members from several media houses today attended a breakfast meeting hosted by the Belize City Council. The purpose of the gathering was for the council to restore relations with the [...]

Meet the Belize City Defenders of the 2020 NEBL Season

In tonight’s newscast, we feature another Belize City team competing in the 2020 season of the National Elite Basketball League. Like other teams across the league, the Belize City Defenders [...]

Jalsa Salana Comes Up on February 1st

The sixth annual convention hosted by the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at in Belize will be held this Saturday at the ITVET here in Belize City.  Otherwise known as the Jalsa Salana, [...]

Ahmadiyya Basketball League Kicks off 6th Year

The sixth year of the Ahmadiyya Basketball League also gets underway on February second and it will run for the next three months.  The association will feature forty teams competing [...]

Healthy Living: What You Need to Know About the *New* Coronavirus

Today, the World Health Organization declared the new coronavirus outbreak a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. This type of declaration is a rare designation used only for the worst [...]