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P.U.P. Says Anwar Barrow Owns Goodlee Ltd.

The People’s United Party today made shocking revelations on two contracts awarded to persons very close to the government. The first is in reference to Goodlee Limited, an offshore company [...]

P.U.P. Followed Paper Trail to Anwar Barrow

News Five reached out to Anwar Barrow after the P.U.P.’s press conference and asked him specific questions, including if he is the owner of Goodlee, or if he has any [...]

Eamon Courtenay Says Finance and Audit Reform Act Breached

The P.U.P. also found out that last month a decision to dissolve Goodlee Limited in Saint Lucia was taken and that the formalities of dissolution are still ongoing. We are [...]

P.U.P. Says It Will Investigate Brads Contract

Opposition Leader John Briceño says that legal advice is being sought to overturn the Brads contract and launch a forensic audit to determine if a criminal offence was committed.   [...]

$15 Million Contract to I.E. for Construction of New Foreign Affairs Building

The People’s United Party also disclosed details of contracts to International Environments.  The company is owned by brothers Daniel and Carlo Arguelles, who offer services in development, construction, planning, designs, [...]

I.E.’s Daniel Arguelles Responds to P.U.P.’s Allegations

Daniel Arguelles had his say on the revelations made by Espat.  He says that Espat misrepresented the facts.  Arguelles addressed the matter of the new Foreign Affairs Building in Belmopan [...]

P.U.P. Says I.E.’s Received Bloated Contracts by U.D.P. Government

Espat also questioned the long list of contracts that have been awarded to I.E. by the U.D.P. government over the years.  He compared the Arguelles brothers to Imer Hernandez, another [...]

Daniel Arguelles Defends Contracts

Daniel Arguelles defended the contracts saying the P.U.P. has twisted the facts, since some of the huge contracts were joint ventures for which I.E. was responsible for designs services. Arguelles [...]

23 Persons Evacuated from Punta Negra Village as Hurricane Eta Makes Landfall in Nicaragua

Tonight, our neighbours in Nicaragua are taking a hit from the dangerous Hurricane Eta which has been pounding Puerto Cabezas. One fatality has been reported so far and hundreds of [...]

Flood Warning for Central and Southern Belize

A flood warning is in effect for rivers, streams, creeks and waterways in central and southern Belize. The National Hydrological Services has issued a flood report and forecast which indicates [...]

P.U.P. Attorney Says Jorge Espat Eligible to Contest Elections

Jorge “Milin” Espat, the P.U.P.’s candidate for Cayo West, was born in Melchor de Mencos Guatemala. He holds Belizean citizenship and says he has renounced his Guatemalan citizenship. He had [...]

P.U.P. Still Waiting for Audit Report on Net Vasquez

At today’s press conference the issue of a contract issued to Tropical Vision Channel Seven was also raised.  Opposition Leader John Briceño has written to Prime Minister Dean Barrow in [...]

Dr. Manza: 27 COVID-19 Cases in 1 Banana Farm

Director of Health Services, Doctor Marvin Manzanero says that while he supported the NOC’s decision to enforce a curfew on Bella Vista and Santa Cruz Village in southern Belize, that [...]

Santa Cruz and Bella Vista are Placed on Curfew

The Banana Growers Association initially requested that thirteen communities be placed on curfew; however, only two have been restricted by Statutory Instrument, one-fifty-six and one-fifty-seven.  Chairman Antonio Zabaneh says that [...]

Salvadoran Woman Died of Cardiac Complications

We also asked Doctor Manzanero for an update on the death of Maria Velasquez at the Philip Goldson International Airport.  The seventy-one-year-old woman was experiencing respiratory complications on board a [...]

Two Men Narrowly Escape Death in Separate Shooting Incidents

There were two shootings in Belize City on Monday night.  Alrick Smith was targeted as here on Coney Drive. A gunman in a Chevy vehicle drove up to Smith’s vehicle [...]

23-Year-Old Dies Hours after He Was Released from WRH

A Santa Elena man is alleging that Western Regional Hospital didn’t properly treat his brother for injuries he sustained in a road traffic accident. According to Ruben Garcia, his brother [...]

W.R.H to Prepare Report for D.H.S. on Edin Requeña

So, there you heard the brother of the deceased express his concern over the way Edin Requeña was treated at the Western Regional Hospital.  This evening when we spoke with [...]