Garifuna Community

  • National Garifuna Council holds Writing Workshop

    Representatives of the National Garifuna Council Youth Arm participated in a concept note writing workshop held at the weekend in Punta Gorda. Correspondent Paul Mahung reports on the two-day event. The...

  • Seine Bight Garifuna Museum to be constructed

    There are plans to construct the Seine Bight Garifuna Museum. The villagers are in the process of the construction of a cultural museum in an effort to capture and preserve their...

  • Land Rights and Racism: Challenges of the Garinagu

    The National Garifuna Council had its conference over the weekend in Hopkins Village, Stann Creek District where they took care of basic council business and reports.  In addition to this, the...

  • Garifuna Council Seeks to Educate Its People on Land Rights

    The Father Ring Parish Hall in Punta Gorda will be the venue for a lecture on the CCJ’s judgement in the Maya Leaders Alliance case that was brought against the Attorney...

  • Remembering Andy’s 56th Birthday

    Tomorrow, Friday, a memorial mass will be held in several communities to celebrate the 56th birthday of musical icon and Cultural Ambassador Andy Palacio.  Leading the charge is the Andy Palacio...

  • Garifuna – A Culture of Richness and Vibrancy Says PM

    The culture capital, Dangriga Town saw hundreds of Belizeans and visitors converge in its municipality over the weekend to celebrate the one hundred and eighty fourth year since the Garinagu arrived...

  • Remembering Renigius ‘Jess’ Flores

    Easter 2016 was one of the final performances carried out by 57-year-old, Renigius Flores who went by the stage name, Jess Flores.  Flores passed away on June 21 after falling ill...

  • Garifuna Council Condemns Murder of John Jay Rodriguez

    The National Garifuna Council has condemned the killing of John Jay Rodriguez.  As has been reported, Rodriguez was shot and killed on Friday night inside a gaming establishment in Dangriga. In...

  • Garifuna Council Elects New Executive

    The National Garifuna Council has a new executive. During the thirty second annual NGC convention in Libertad Village in the Corozal District, Sandra Miranda was elected as President. Other members of...

  • Garifuna Council Holds Annual Convention

    The National Garifuna Council’s thirty second annual convention begins today in Libertad Village in the Corozal District. Love News got the details of the event from National Secretary, Gwen Nunez Gonzalez...

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