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An Eyewitness Account of Sunday’s Fatal Accident in Orange Walk

New footage from Sunday night’s deadly collision following a high-speed chase involving police in Orange Walk Town and a pair of men on a motorcycle has surfaced. Tonight, we revisit [...]

“It was a Traffic Accident”, Minister Musa on Jesus Sacul’s Death

This evening, we spoke with Minister of Home Affairs Kareem Musa to get his take on the incident that led to the tragic death of twenty-year-old Jesus Sacul. Minister Musa [...]

Five Days Into Belize City State of Emergency

Five days ago, a State of Emergency was declared for several areas across Belize City. As a result, a number of suspected gang members were rounded up and transported to [...]

Is the Leadership Intervention Unit Effective?

How effective is the Leadership Intervention Unit in addressing the scourge of gang violence in Belize City?  It’s a question that is being asked in the wake of the recent [...]

Minister Musa Responds to Criticisms Against Effectiveness of LIU

Minister Musa also gave a response to the opposition’s criticism of the Leadership Intervention Unit under his leadership. Here is what the Minister of Home Affairs had to say about [...]

Minister Musa Says Opposition Leader is “Shooting in the Dark”

We also asked Minister Musa for his take on the Leader of the Opposition’s No Confidence Motion filed against Prime Minister John Briceño. The parliamentary motion is intended to demonstrate [...]

A Father is Charged for Abandoning His Two-year-old Son

Thirty-four-year-old Michael Cowo Senior has been charged with the abandonment of an infant after he left his two-year-old son unsupervised, while he went looking for his common-law wife. It is [...]

An Environmental Officer Remanded for Assaulting His Ex-girlfriend

Kevaun Evans is an environmental officer who is on remand tonight, after being accused of assaulting his ex-girlfriend with a firearm. This afternoon, Evans appeared unrepresented in the lower court [...]

Day One of Traffic Conference 2023

The Belmopan City Council in partnership with the Department of Transport is hosting the first-ever Traffic Conference at the NEMO Headquarters in Belmopan. The three-day conference will review and present [...]

Three Months on the Job for C.E.O. Adele Catzim-Sanchez

It’s been a little over three months since Adele Catzim-Sanchez was appointed as Chief Executive Officer in the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Transport to replace Marconi Leal Junior, who [...]

Peter Williams Acting as CTO, Position Soon to Go to Vacancy

Shortly after Catzim-Sanchez took up office as C.E.O., Chief Transport Officer Diane Vasquez’s contract expired and negotiations commenced with the Ministry of Finance for the renewal of that contract. As [...]

Fourteen Students Receive 2023 Belize Bank Scholarships

Fourteen students who will be attending high school and sixth form at the start of the new school year were awarded scholarships to institutions of their choice by the Belize [...]

Celebrating World Breastfeeding Week 2023

World Breastfeeding Week is an annual celebration that is held from the first to the seventh of August in more than one hundred and twenty countries, including Belize.  It was [...]

Belize Basketball Teams Loses First Two Matches in CODICADER Games

The National Sports Council is hosting the 2023 Central American Council of Sports and Recreation (CODICADER) Under-Fifteen Games. Both basketball and table tennis are being played in Belize. The games [...]

NSC and Ministry of Sports Host Dinner for U-17 Basketball Team

The celebration continues for Belize’s National Under-Seventeen Male Basketball Team. We have told you about the historic bronze medal win on Sunday night and the numerous high school and college [...]